Eighteen Tips for Better Homeschool Conventions

taking notes at convention

At a homeschool convention there can be dozens to hundreds of workshops, products, cool educational toys, kits, and fellow homeschoolers to meet and learn from. (Don’t underestimate that last point. Nearly everywhere I speak, I have the privilege of connecting parents homeschooling kids with similar challenges.  Once at the Midwest Homeschool Convention, a mother lamented …

Physicist and Homeschooling Pioneer Will Speak at Two Homeschooling Conferences

Dr. Helen Jackson

Suppose you are systems engineer at NASA. Successfully getting to this point, you meet and marry a wonderful man and eventually have two more children (after escaping a previous marriage plagued with domestic abuse). You continue in your career while you and your spouse raise your children. The older children have already started school. However, …

Matt Walsh: Featured Speaker for All Five Great Homeschool Conventions

Matt Walsh

Blogger Matt Walsh will be a featured speaker at all five Great Homeschool Conventions events in 2018! Matt Walsh is a contributor at the Daily Wire, known for his strong conservative voice on topics ranging from abortion to socialism. His blog articles reach millions per week, and he is known for being a strong voice of …

Andrew Peterson Speaking at Great Homeschool Conventions in 2018

Great Homeschool Conventions is excited that Andrew Peterson will be speaking at the Southeast and Missouri 2018 conventions, and performing, speaking, and exhibiting at the 2018 Midwest Homeschool Convention! Originally from Monticello, IL, Andrew Peterson is a Christian singer, songwriter, and speaker. His first full-length album, Carried Along, came out in 2000. His style is a …

Gianna Jessen Speaking at Great Homeschool Conventions in 2018

Gianna Jessen

Great Homeschool Conventions is excited that abortion survivor Gianna Jessen will be speaking at all five Great Homeschool Conventions events in 2018! Every year, over one million babies are aborted in the US. Gianna Jessen was destined to be one of those babies. Born to a 17-year-old mother, Gianna’s medical records state, “born during a …

“You’re a stay-at-home mom? What do you do all day?”

Stay-at-home mom

It happened twice in a week, and they were both women. Anyone ought to have more class than this, but women—especially women—should darn well know better. I was at the pharmacy and a friendly lady approached me: “Matt! How are those little ones doing?” “Great! They’re doing very well, thanks for asking.” “Good to hear. …