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A place for parents to learn, be inspired, and connect!

If you have a group that would be interested in one of these webinars, email Christine!

Previous Events

California Field Trips 2: Los Angeles, Pasadena, and Other Awesome Golden State Places

Led by: Christine Echeverri

Date: Wednesday, November 10 @ 2PM

Cost: $10

  • Are you looking for new places to visit to explore history, architecture, nature studies, or animal life in California?
  • Did you attend our California Field Trips 1 webinar last year?
  • Are you studying California history?
  • Are you using California Out of the Box?

Come hear the next installment of cool California places! If your family is using California Out of the Box, this is an excellent tie-in that will open up a year of study. Author Christine Echeverri will hit Los Angeles and the close by city of Pasadena (home of the Tournament of Roses Parade), as well as two other areas and various gems in the Golden State. Don’t miss this webinar!

Stop Losing your Stuff! An Introduction to Google Classroom for Homeschool

Led by: Christine Echeverri

Thursday, October 7 @ 2PM

Cost: $15

  • Do you have older students, in 4th grade and above?
  • Or — a student that prefers typing?
  • Have you been a user of Google Classroom, and wonder about how to set up your own classroom?
  • Are you looking for tools to keep your kid’s learning on track?
  • Are you tired of losing papers and work samples?

Join this webinar with author and instructor Christine Echeverri to learn about the benefits of Google Classroom, and how to set-up your own classroom for your homeschool student(s). We will go over account requirements to use the classroom, assignment types, cool bells and whistles, and where some of the quirky settings can be found. Come to receive an introduction to this powerful and useful tool and get YOUR questions answered!

When the Maps are the Treasure! An Introduction to the David Rumsey Map Collection

Date: TBD

  • Do you plan to teach history next year — world history, US history, or state studies?
  • Would you like to teach geography, but feel uncertain about how to do it?
  • Do you have kids that create treasure maps?

This presentation is for you! In this webinar we will explore an amazing collection of maps that are housed at Stanford University and available online at the David Rumsey Map Collection; they are scanned and uploaded to a user-friendly website that allows viewers to print, search, and overlay maps — from all over the world. We will explore what can be learned from maps, and ways they can be used in homeschooling. Come for ideas and inspiration!