2018 Hackschool Conference
You have questions. We have answers.
Join us on Friday, May 25th from 10am-3:30pm, for a day full of networking and sharing info on every homeschooling topic imaginable. Watch this space for our precise lineup, but know there will be panel discussions, hands-on demonstrations, and tables with information hosted by a variety of homeschoolers around the following topics (and more):
- Socialization & Other Myths
- Unschool, Hackschool, Lifeschool (what are these things and how they create an educated adult)
- Learning Differences & Integrated Learning (traditional learning reboot to accommodate everyone)
- Virtual Schools, Co-ops and Other Educational Opportunities
- High School & College Options
- A Day in the Life: Are We Normal? (sanity check for those in the midst of it!)
- Anxious, Introverted Moms Can - And Do - Homeschool Too!
- When Your Spouse Doesn't Want to Homeschool & How to Make the Case
- How Families Balance Work & Homeschool
Who is this conference for? Current and prospective homeschoolers. Anyone wanting to network, meet others facing similar struggles, or those just seeking answers to questions as they consider starting this journey. Single moms, w0rking moms, homeschool Dads and others who may feel marginalized are encouraged to attend. This is event is neither secular nor religious. Resources benefitting everyone will be shared.
There will be light refreshments, a lunch break, toddler through teen activities (along with some friendly kids to welcome them!) and each attendee will leave with an information packet.
See map below for location/directions:
1521 Palm St, Rooms 101 & 102
Metairie, LA 70001
Want to join a panel?
We're inviting local homeschoolers to share expertise. If you have resources to share about any of the topics above, or other ideas to offer, reach out using the form below!
Panel Participation Guidelines
If you would like to join a panel, please share some info about yourself and the topic you'd like to address. We're limited to three participants (and one moderator) per panel.
Questions will be shared with you ahead of time to prepare for the discussion, and you must arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled time.
Panel participants (upon request) are welcome to table space to share information and are listed in all event materials. And be sure to prepare handouts/offers to share, if you like!
Vendor Info: Tables & Advertising
Have a product/service to share with homeschoolers? Panel participation is required OR (if panels are full or what you're offering isn't a good fit) you can reserve table space and/or advertising on event materials.**
Full table and half page ad in event materials: $40
Half table and quarter page ad in event materials: $15*
No table, half page ad: $5
No table, quarter page ad: $3
*no, you cannot buy two half tables to create a whole! ;)
**reach out for additional advertising options