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Schedule

We are thrilled to share with you the Global Home Education Conference 2020 schedule! Please check back here for updates as we continue to add more speakers and sessions.

2020/11/09

Opening Plenary: A Global Movement, A Global Solution I

November 09, 2020, 02:00 PM
Michael Farris, Gerald Huebner, Sameera Mohammed, Alexandre Moreira, Michael P. Donnelly, Olesia Romancha, Alberto Solano & Canute Waswa Alliance Defending Freedom, Global Home Education Exchange Council, HSLDA, Cultural-Community Center Shelter, Global Home Education Exchange & Outdoors Africa
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Responding to the New Homeschool Challenge

November 09, 2020, 06:00 PM
Sílvia Cópio, Corey DeAngelis, Michael P. Donnelly, Olesia Romancha, Zan Tyler, Joe Tyler, Tim Vince & Angela Watson Movimento Educação Livre (Movement for Freedom in Education), Reason Foundation, HSLDA, Cultural-Community Center Shelter, Global Home Education Exchange & Institute of Education Policy at Johns Hopkins University
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Advocacy Part 1 - Improving the Law in Your Nation

November 09, 2020, 06:00 PM
Tim Chen, Christopher Cordeiro, Michael P. Donnelly & Peter Stock Taiwan Homeschool Advocates, HSLDA & HSLDA Canada
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Parent Opinions and Decisions to Enter or Exit Homeschooling Before and After COVID-19

November 09, 2020, 09:00 PM
Drew Catt, Albert Cheng, Emily Coady, Daniel Hamlin & Dorcass Ross EdChoice, University of Arkansas & University of Oklahoma
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Vision - Serving the Homeschool Community

November 10, 2020, 01:00 AM
Leigh Bortins, Robert Bortins, Edric Mendoza, Peggy Ployhar & Barbara West Classical Conversations, The Parentschooling Co., SPED Homeschool & Global Home Education Exchange
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2020/11/10

Making the Most Out of Political Engagement in the African Context: A Practical Workshop

November 10, 2020, 09:00 AM
Christopher Cordeiro, Shirley Erwee, Liz Gitonga, Marié Kuhlmann, Godfrey Kyazze, Bouwe van der Eems & Canute Waswa Liberty in Learning Coalition, The Association for Homeschooling Namibia, Homescholars Uganda Group, Pestalozzi Trust & Outdoors Africa
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Research Workshop

November 10, 2020, 11:00 AM
Great Bayani Mabuti, Debra Bell, Dr. Sabine Dievenkorn, Godfrey Kyazze & Renuka Ramroop Homeschool Global, Aim Academy Online, Homescholars Uganda Group & University of Limpopo
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Faith Institutions Impact On Home Education Policy and Practice

November 10, 2020, 12:00 PM
Sameera Mohammed & Peter Stock HSLDA Canada
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Organizational Development Plenary: Serving a Global Movement to be Global Solution

November 10, 2020, 02:00 PM
Robert Bortins, Guzel Gurdus, Gerald Huebner, Edric Mendoza, Mike Smith, Alberto Solano, Peter Stock & Karin Van Oostrum Classical Conversations, Global Home Education Exchange Council, The Parentschooling Co., HSLDA, Global Home Education Exchange & HSLDA Canada
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Family Rights Regarding Children’s Education: A Brief Look Into the Most Recent Changes

November 10, 2020, 04:00 PM
Marek Budajezak, Sílvia Cópio, Guillaume de Thieulloy, Jonas Himmelstrand, Roger Kiska, José Ramalho, Catherine Sunshine, Emese Togyes-Busz & Tim Vince Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan (Poland), Movimento Educação Livre (Movement for Freedom in Education), Global Home Education Exchange, Christian Legal Centre, Global Home Education Exchange & Global Home Education Exchange
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Advocacy Part 2 - Lobby Day

November 10, 2020, 06:00 PM
Joel Grewe, Russ Hiebert, Edric Mendoza, Vinicus Reis & Bouwe van der Eems HSLDA Action, HSLDA - Canada, The Parentschooling Co., Head of Ombudsman & Pestalozzi Trust
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Funding Your Homeschool Organization

November 10, 2020, 06:00 PM
Debra Bell, Tracy Klicka, Ray Sheen & Bouwe van der Eems Aim Academy Online, South Carolina Association of Independent Home Schools & Pestalozzi Trust
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The Nuts and Bolts of Building a Homeschool Organization I

November 11, 2020, 01:00 AM
Ivan Cyr, Stephanie Jackson, Vinicus Reis, Alberto Solano, David Watkins & Barbara West HEMS Homeschooling, Head of Ombudsman, Global Home Education Exchange, National Alliance of Christian Home Educators & Global Home Education Exchange
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2020/11/11

Home Education for Families

November 11, 2020, 09:00 AM
Martie du Plessis, Marinda Erwee, Marita Green, Godfrey Kyazze, Wanda Rossouw & Karin Van Oostrum Homescholars Uganda Group & Social Worker
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The Nuts and Bolts of Building a Homeschool Organization II

November 11, 2020, 09:00 AM
Tim Chen, Christopher Cordeiro, Alexey Komov & Godfrey Kyazze Taiwan Homeschool Advocates & Homescholars Uganda Group
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Article 26: The Role of Parents

November 11, 2020, 12:00 PM
Brian Brown, Robert Clarke, Terry Harding, Godfrey Kyazze, Alexandre Moreira & Sharon Slater ADF International, Australian Christian Home Schooling & Homescholars Uganda Group
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Research Plenary: The Positive Impact of Homeschooling on Children, Families, and Society

November 11, 2020, 02:00 PM
Debra Bell, Lindsey Burke, Peter Gray, Paula Rothermel & Deani Van Pelt Aim Academy Online, Center for Education Policy and Will Skillman Fellow in Education & Boston College
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Home Educating in Europe: A Case Study with European Families

November 11, 2020, 04:00 PM
Sílvia Cópio, Erika Di Martino, Sofia Gallis, Rosenrot Schülpke & Agnes Sedlmayr Movimento Educação Livre (Movement for Freedom in Education), Clonlara School & Clonlara School
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A Response to Elizabeth Bartholet

November 11, 2020, 06:00 PM
Lindsey Burke, Corey DeAngelis, Robert Maranto, Kerry McDonald, Michael P. Donnelly & David Sikkink Center for Education Policy and Will Skillman Fellow in Education, Reason Foundation, Foundation for Economic Education & HSLDA
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What Role Does Civil Society Play?

November 11, 2020, 06:00 PM
Allan Carlson, Paul Coleman, Sílvia Cópio & Theresa Okafor International Organization for the Family, ADF International, Movimento Educação Livre (Movement for Freedom in Education) & Qaardan Educational Foundation
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State of Home Education in Asia

November 12, 2020, 01:00 AM
Tim Chen, Connie Chua-Lim, Mark Lim & Maria-Magdalena Taiwan Homeschool Advocates & Aprinus (Asosiasi Pendidikan Mandiri Nusantara)
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2020/11/12

Towards a Home Education Model for Africa

November 12, 2020, 09:00 AM
Liz Gitonga, Steve Kiteto, Motshidisi Moeti, Lebo Ngcobo, Karobia Njogu, Lebo Nomvete & Mantse Tshikhovhokhovho Badili Experience & Lebo Ngcobo
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Encouraging and Retaining Leaders

November 12, 2020, 09:00 AM
Terry Harding, Godfrey Kyazze, Edric Mendoza, Michael P. Donnelly, Ray Sheen & Canute Waswa Australian Christian Home Schooling, Homescholars Uganda Group, The Parentschooling Co., HSLDA, South Carolina Association of Independent Home Schools & Outdoors Africa
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Evolving Capacity: Exploring the Best Interest of the Child Standard

November 12, 2020, 12:00 PM
Michael Farris, Paul Jeffery & Michael P. Donnelly Alliance Defending Freedom & HSLDA
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Policymaker Plenary: State of the Nations

November 12, 2020, 02:00 PM
Gerald Huebner, Alexandre Moreira & Michael P. Donnelly Global Home Education Exchange Council & HSLDA
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The Extent of Families’ Rights Regarding Children’s Education: What Needs to be Nurtured in Order to Empower Families

November 12, 2020, 05:00 PM
Sílvia Cópio Founder, Movimento Educação Livre (Movement for Freedom in Education)
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Latin-America Home Schooling

November 12, 2020, 10:00 PM
Elyssa Koren, Koreen Mazurek, Dorcass Ross & Alberto Solano ADF International, Homeschool Consagrado al Señor - Classical Conversations Chile & Global Home Education Exchange
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Research Workshop

November 13, 2020, 01:00 AM
Luciane Barbosa, Debra Bell, Bruna Faria, Lenith Nolasco & Qiu Wang Aim Academy Online & International Christian University
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Developing and Maintaining Unity in Leadership

November 13, 2020, 01:00 AM
Jim Bentley, Gerald Huebner, Edric Mendoza, Dr. Roger Smith, Jan Smith & Alberto Solano Global Home Education Exchange Council, The Parentschooling Co., Parenting Matters Now, Parenting Matters Now & Global Home Education Exchange
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2020/11/13

Home Education Alumni in the Adult World

November 13, 2020, 09:00 AM
Josua Botha, Gregory Cordeiro, Uda de Wet, Adina Feinstein, Cornelia Marais & Marike van Zyl South African Home Education Alumni Association & National Home Education Alumni Association
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Home Based Learning: A Solution to Education in a Pandemic

November 13, 2020, 12:00 PM
Corey DeAngelis, Dr. Angela Gandra, Gerald Huebner & Kerry McDonald Reason Foundation, Ministry of Women, Family and Human Rights of Brazil (MMFDH), Global Home Education Exchange Council & Foundation for Economic Education
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Closing Plenary: A Global Movement, A Global Solution II

November 13, 2020, 02:00 PM
Debra Bell, Tim Chen, Sílvia Cópio, Gerald Huebner, Michael P. Donnelly, Alberto Solano & Karin Van Oostrum Aim Academy Online, Taiwan Homeschool Advocates, Movimento Educação Livre (Movement for Freedom in Education), Global Home Education Exchange Council, HSLDA & Global Home Education Exchange
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The Law and Unique Learners

November 13, 2020, 04:00 PM
Faith Berens, Steve Duvall, Jonas Himmelstrand, Michael P. Donnelly, Peggy Ployhar & Paula Rothermel HSLDA, HSLDA & SPED Homeschool
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Communicating with Love and Passion

November 13, 2020, 06:00 PM
Guillaume de Thieulloy, Liz Gitonga, Tracy Klicka, Joy Mendoza & Canute Waswa Global Home Education Exchange, teachwithjoy.com & Outdoors Africa
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Researcher Networking Session

November 13, 2020, 08:00 PM
Debra Bell, Albert Cheng & Kathaleena Monds Aim Academy Online, University of Arkansas & Albany State University, Center for Educational Opportunity
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Latin-America Home Schooling

November 13, 2020, 10:00 PM
Alberto Solano Treasurer, Global Home Education Exchange
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Students' Perspective on Socialization and Graduation

November 14, 2020, 01:00 AM
Tim Chen, Zozo Chen-Wernik, Jaś Chen-Wernik, Magdalene Hoy, Clara Sidharta, Audrey Tang & Rebecca Teoh Taiwan Homeschool Advocates, Noyuki Academy, Homeschool Singapore, Bachelor of Education, Executive Yuan, Taiwan & Homeschool Singapore
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