Classic Literature: The Starting Point for Teaching Language Arts

Speaker: Jennifer Pierce

Discover how to effectively teach your student using excellent books as your starting point. Students will utilize integrated lessons to master spelling, vocabulary, comprehension, grammar, and punctuation. Third graders through high schoolers will cover analytical and critical thinking while they hone their writing skills with appropriate assignments that teach effective communication. Related field trips and projects bring the literature to life in a way that makes the story jump off the pages.

Jennifer Pierce

Jennifer Pierce is a wife and a homeschool mother. She has been homeschooling her 4 children since 2000 and has been using Total Language plus for 15 years. The Pierce family lives in the Ozark Mountains of Southern Missouri where they enjoy gardening and raising animals on their farm. In addition to being a Total Language Plus Representative Jennifer leads homeschool co-op classes in cooking and literature.

Group Travel Odyssey

Group Travel Odyssey

Group Travel Odyssey (GTO), the world’s first group travel community, provides users with a one-stop shop for everything they need to complete their group trip itinerary, meeting the needs of group travel professionals as well as groups that book direct throughout the world.

eCore Advantage – your Pathway to College Credit withing the University System of Georgia

Speaker: Randy Blackmon

Online Dual Enrollment and free tuition and books through eCore and Move on When Ready. eCore offers the first two years of college level courses online through 21 affiliate University System of Georgia colleges and universities. Move on When Ready is a non-needs based grant from the State of Georgia that funds 9th through 12th graders for dual enrolled credit. Not only do these courses count as both High School and College credit but also count toward rigor requirements for Hope Scholarship. A dedicated student support team exists to serve all enrolled students and there is a system to identify students in at risk situations. Additionally, STEM courses have embedded tutors. Most of our courses have Open Educational Resources which means no hassle with searching for the correct edition or waiting for shipment. Let us help you serve your students with the eCore option!

Raising our Girls to be Ladies

Speaker: Monica Irvine

Our precious daughters…do they know how special they truly are and are they confident enough in this truth that they will one day only accept the hand of a true gentleman? Today, our society is teaching girls that being a lady is a thing of the past. This is FALSE. Today’s young ladies need now more than ever to have conviction in what it means to be a lady, as they have an amazing opportunity to be an example to so many. Come, bring your daughters and listen to national motivational speaker and certified Etiquette Coach, Monica Irvine, teach what being a lady is all about. They will walk away inspired and excited to continue to learn the skills that will lead them to happiness. This is not just for moms…dads please come too