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Date – Time

January 19, 2019 – 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Location

Grove Avenue Baptist Church
8701 Ridge Road
Richmond, VA 23229 US
Park and enter at the MAIN ENTRANCE overhang

Additional Information

High School at Home: Turning Possibility into Reality
with Diane Kummer and Jennifer Schlaudt from HSLDA
hosted by Homeschool Family Connection (www.HomeschoolFamilyConnection.org)
 

REGISTER FOR THE HIGH SCHOOL SYMPOSIUM

Cost is $25/person

  • January 19 from 8:30AM-3:30PM
  • Registration Information and Payment Required
  • No childcare available
  • Lunch provided
  • Located at Grove Avenue Baptist Church in the Gym. Park and enter at the "Main Entrance" overhang)
  • You DO NOT have to be members of HSFC to attend, this is open to all homeschooling families.
  • QUESTIONS email Stephanie Konicki at HomeEducators@grovechurch.net
Check in from 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
9:00–10:15 AM - DEVELOPING A HIGH SCHOOL PLAN: SAMPLE 4-YEAR PLANS
How do you plan a program for your high school homeschooler? What subjects do you teach and when? How do you evaluate credits? Determine grades for a course? What about the need for a transcript and diploma? This seminar will help you organize your thoughts and begin laying the groundwork for a viable four-year plan.
 
10:30 AM–11:30 PM - HIGH SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT CLINIC AND RECORD KEEPING HELP
Creating a high school transcript is easy yet a vital part of your child’s high school records. We’ll guide you through transcript essentials, evaluation of credit, grading guidelines and scales, and calculation of grade point averages (GPA’s). You’ll receive sample transcripts depicting other formats for you to consider. In addition, you’ll learn about necessary record keeping for high school and how to track your student’s progress through the high school years.
 
11:30–12:45 - Lunch Provided (Deli Sandwich or Salad, Side Items, Chips and Dessert. Water and Tea provided.)
 
12:45–1:45 PM - CHARTING YOUR WAY THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL FOR COLLEGE, WORKFORCE, OR MILITARY
Preparing your teens for their post-graduation goals requires advance planning. This seminar provides a time line and checklist to ensure that important items are not overlooked! For parents of college-bound teens, discover tips for the application and financial aid process. For parents of teens headed directly into the workforce, explore job hunting and workplace skills. For parents of teens interested in a military career, learn about the military’s homeschool enlistment policy and tips for applying to the service academies.
 
2:00–3:00 PM - A PARENT’S GUIDE TO HIGH SCHOOL WRITING - (new added topic this year)
Writing is an essential skill for a high schooler to cultivate but a challenging skill for a parent to teach. What should every parent know about good writing and good coaching? This session will equip you with insider tips and principles that set up you and your teen for writing success.
 
3:00–3:30 PM - YOU CAN HOMESCHOOL HIGH SCHOOL…IF YOU CAN MAKE IT THROUGH TOMORROW (Q&A Session and Wrap Up)
As a parent homeschooling a teen, you may have your doubts about your ability…and your sanity. Are you weighed down by the seriousness of high school? Is it too hard and no fun? Come for a lighthearted approach to homeschooling the high school years and
find out how it can be filled with much hope and help…and joy.
 
QUESTIONS email Stephanie Konicki at HomeEducators@grovechurch.net.

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