Category Archives: 2014 Speakers
Ashley Wiggers grew up in the early days of the homeschooling movement. She was taught by her late mother, Debbie Strayer, who was an educator, speaker and the author of numerous homeschooling materials. It was through Debbie’s encouragement and love that Ashley learned the value of being homeschooled. Currently, Ashley is the Editor-in-Chief of Homeschooling Today magazine, Public Relations Director for Geography Matters and the author of the Profiles from History series. Ashley makes her home in Somerset, KY, with her husband, Alex, and their faithful Golden Retriever, Mandy.
Kids Party DJ’s
Joshua, Jonathan, and Abigail Ling from All Star Kids Party DJs
They have entertained at hundreds of kids’ parties with their father, Keith Ling. Two homeschooled brothers, they enjoy entertaining children with music, games, and non-stop fun! All Star Kids Party DJs specializes in fun dance parties for children up to 13 years of age.Always a KidsZone favorite, all music played is guaranteed to be clean and age appropriate. Visit their website at Kids Party DJs.
Randi St. Denis, Director of Home Educators Encouragement Alliance (HEEA), is an educator, popular homeschool speaker, and a seasoned homeschooling mom. Using her degree in Educational Psychology, Randi works as a consultant to public, private, and homeschool families; providing teaching expertise and assistance for all types of children. She is recognized as an expert in the technical aspects of learning that allow every type of child, from special needs to gifted, the opportunity to learn well.
Some of Randi’s seminar/conference topics include:
- Beginning Homeschooling
- Homeschooling the High Schooler
- Early Learners, Parenting: Fun or Frenzy
- Parent Perspectives: Special Needs
Randi and her husband have homeschooled their seven children for the past 23 years; all of whom have gone on to college.