You CAN Homeschool
Homeschool Crash Course
Introduction to Homeschooling
How to Begin: What You Really Need to Know
Know the Law: Notifying and Testing Demystified
How to Choose the Right Curriculum
Homeschooling does not need to be complicated—and homeschooling in Virginia is pretty straightforward when you know the simple steps to begin.
Homeschool Success Seminars
Put Yourself in Control of Your Child’s Education.
What Makes Our Homeschool Webinars So Special?
It’s All in the Coaching.
Free - Introduction to Homeschooling
Families choose to homeschool for many different reasons, but the questions we have starting out are very similar!
- “Why DO people homeschool?”
- “Do homeschoolers have trouble getting into college?”
- “Could homeschooling be right for MY family?”
Find out the answers to these and other questions at this free, one-hour webinar.
Homeschool Crash Course
Day 1 | Tuesday, November 10
Day 2 |Wednesday, November 11
Day 3 | Thursday, November 12
How to Begin Homeschooling What You REALLY Need to Know
Know the Law: Notifying & Testing Demystified
How to Choose the Right Curriculum
Your Registration Includes:
- Three interactive, online workshops
- Q & A Session with Yvonne Bunn
- No dress code!
- three-day access to the webinar replay
- Curricula resource download
- BONUS: Free Beginner Bundle download
Yes! You’ll receive an email on Thursday after the webinar with links to the replays and other goodies. You’ll have access to the recorded webinar for three days (through Sunday evening) so you can catch up on anything you missed!
Yes! There is no cost, but you do need to register.
Homeschool Success Presenters
Yvonne Bunn’s dynamic and concise Homeschool Success seminars have launched thousands of parents like you on the path to homeschooling successfully. Presented at homeschool conferences, support groups, and co-ops throughout Virginia, and in a week-long series on the nationally syndicated Homeschool Heartbeat, these workshops have been lauded as a life-changing events for parents and students alike.
Yvonne is HEAV’s director of homeschool support and government affairs. A veteran homeschooler, she has a degree in elementary education and taught in a Christian school prior to homeschooling for 18 years. She and her husband, George, have 5 children and 16 grandchildren.
Stephanie Konicki is a wife and mother who serves as the director of Homeschool Family Connection, a homeschooling ministry in Richmond, Virginia. She homeschooled her three children, now ages 22, 21, and 17. She and her husband, Craig, have been married 25 years and absolutely LOVE this time in life. She loves the Lord with all her heart, soul, and mind, and prays that her passion for HIS desires will overflow into her children.
Stephanie’s heartbeat is to bring opportunities to the homeschooling family that will enrich and strengthen their homeschool journey. During her session, she will bring joy, laughter, and key benefits to encourage you along the way.
Practical Help + Real Encouragement =True Confidence
HELP A NEW HOMESCHOOLER
Do you have a support group or co-op? Schedule a webinar for your group and share these encouraging learning opportunities with new homeschoolers and interested parents!
Below are descriptions of some of the seminars we offer. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a webinar.
Put yourself in control and focus only on the things you really need to know for a successful year. Knowing all your options gives you the tools and the flexibility you need to create, customize, and adapt a plan to homeschool with confidence!
Don’t let the legalese confuse you! Find out what requirements you must meet in order to homeschool, what tests or evaluations you may use, whom you should notify and when, and what to do if you are homeschooling because of your sincere religious beliefs
Get a brief overview of six different teaching methods—from the classical approach to relaxed homeschooling. Hear lots of practical suggestions for choosing curriculum and where to find the resources you need.
Teaching high school at home can seem like a daunting task–but the benefits of homeschooling during the high school years far outweigh the challenges! Do you wonder what subjects to include during the high school years? How to teach higher level courses like chemistry labs or calculus? How to develop a transcript, assign credits, and compute a GPA? Are you ready for AP courses, PSATs, SATs, and ACTs? And what about sports and extracurricular activities? Yes, it’s a whole new world! Download the seminar notes for High School at Home: The Path to Success!
The first day you sent your child off to school was a big transition. Bringing your child home from school is as well! Learn what to anticipate as you leave the classroom behind, reset your thinking, and prepare for something different. You can homeschool without a traditional schedule, without co-ops and outside classes, and without covering every subject every day. Learn to relieve undue pressure and transition into a homeschool lifestyle that works for you!
Do you have questions about what is required to evaluate your child? Are you confused by the different forms of tests available? Have all your fears put to ease at a free seminar focusing on homeschool evaluations and testing. Yvonne will answer questions such as:
- Who is exempt from testing?
- Do five-year-olds have to be tested?
- Are you required to test a senior?
- What is included in an evaluation?
- Where can you find testing resources?
- Which standardized test can you administer yourself?
- Will the Common Core curriculum be included in achievement tests?
- Can you use SAT, ACT, or PSAT test instead of an achievement test?
Calm your fears of testing by receiving the most up-to-date information from Yvonne Bunn, a veteran homeschool mom and HEAV director of homeschool support and government affairs.