The Saint John Paul II Education Guild offers home educated students a rigorous classroom experience of core academic courses in a two-day per week format with proven teachers and excellent materials. Stop at their Vendor Booth and add their presentation to your list of must-do Conference events to learn more.
Catholic Core: A New Approach to Home Education for Young Adults/High Schoolers 8:30, Saturday
The challenges and compromises of traditional schooling are well known to home educators. Still, many parents find that providing a strong classical education for young adults at home can be difficult. Join us to learn about a new and truly Catholic answer to this problem: a rigorous, integrated course of study offered by seasoned teachers in an face-to-face setting, yet structured and priced to put the family first.
Presenter John Niemann has been an educator for over 20 years, home educating his six children with his wife Sibyl and working at some of the best traditional schools in the area, including Chesterton Academy, Eagle Ridge Academy and Trinity School. He has a law degree from the William Mitchell College of Law, a Master of Liberal Studies degree from Saint John’s College, Santa Fe, NM, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Comparative History from The Evergreen State College in Olympia, WA.