Speeches: By Speaker

Michael P. Farris
Speech Titles:

· Parental Rights: It’s Now Or Never
· Constitutional Literacy: It’s For You and Your Children
· The Coming Attack on Homeschooling from the Legal Elites (An updated version of "Homeschooling Freedom: Past, Present, Future")
· From Tyndale to Madison: The Battle for the Bible and the Foundation of American Liberty
· Real-Life Courtship
· The Homeschooling Father
· The Spiritual Impact of Educational Choices
· The Spiritual Power of a Mother

J. Michael Smith
Speech Titles:

· Balancing Responsibilities for the Busy Homeschool Family
· Homeschooling and Parental Rights—Freedom Under Fire
· How Do We Measure Success in Homeschooling?
· How to Protect Your Family Against a Truant Officer or Social Worker Visit
· Remembering the Reason, Renewing the Vision
· The Angry Child: What Ticks Johnny Off?
· The Greatest Deterrent to Homeschooling—Fear and Inadequacy
· The Power of Praise with Our Children
· What Can Dads do to Make Mom Successful in Homeschooling?

Dewitt T. Black
Speech Titles:

· Battle for the Child: The History of Homeschoolers’ Struggle to Be Free
· How to Handle a Social Services Investigation
· Legal and Legislative Issues in Your State
· Why We Need the Parental Rights Amendment

Scott Woodruff
Speech Titles:

· Homeschooling with Confidence: Understanding Your State's Homeschool Law
· How to Lead Teens
· Protecting Your Children From Social Workers: How and Why to Assert Your Fourth Amendment Rights
· The Right Parent for Your Child: You
· Your Parental Rights: The Left's Next Target

Thomas J. Schmidt
Speech Titles:

· Courtship
· Dealing with Social Workers
· Testimony of a Homeschool Graduate
· Top 10 Homeschooling Legal Issues
· What is Generation Joshua?

Michael Donnelly
Speech Titles:

· Elites to Homeschoolers: “You’re Next!”
· The Keys to the Kids
· A Hitlerian Legacy? Germany’s Treatment of Homeschooling
· Creature of the State?
· Defending the Freedom to Homeschool
· Faith of Our Founders
· For You, Dad—Leading Your Homeschool Family
· Forging Ahead—Apprenticeships in the 21st Century
· Go Home and Love your Family!
· Grades and Graduation—Do These Belong in a Homeschool?
· Hey Dad, Let’s Get Involved!
· If It’s Broke, Fix it!
· International Homeschooling—Why Should American Homeschoolers Care what Happens over There?
· Is Today’s Military Right for my Child?
· Juggling on a Tightrope
· Knock, Knock! There’s a Truant Officer or Social Worker at the Door—What Are You Going to Do?
· Parents’ Rights—A Crisis Is Coming
· Rotten to the (Common) Core
· Singled Out!
· Taming the Hydra
· The Compelling Case for Home Education

James R. Mason
Speech Titles:

· Confessions of a Homeschool Dad
· Homeschooling: The Struggle to Be Free
· What You Should Know about Social Services

Darren Jones
Speech Titles:

· Going the Second Mile: Support Groups and Homeschool Families in Crisis
· Literature that Proclaims Christ: Stories to Show How Christians Look at Life, the Universe, and Everything
· One Homeschool Grad’s 8(+1) Reasons to Homeschool
· Practical Tips for Your Family’s Devotions
· Problem-Proof Your Support Group
· Rediscovering Our Great Christian Heritage
· The Secret to Homeschool Freedom

Joel D. Grewe
Speech Titles:

· Generation Joshua: The Future of America in the Hands of Teenagers
· What is Easy and What is Right: A Call to Greater Responsibility in the Youth of the Nation
· Why Teens Need the Parental Rights Amendment

Faith Berens
Speech Titles:

· Developing and Drafting SEP’s (Student Education Plans)
· Tackling Tricky High School Issues: Practical Help and Guidance for Homeschooling High School Students with Special Needs
· Teaching Struggling Learners At Home: Nuts and Bolts for Success
· You Can Home School Your Struggling Learner and We Can Help!

Krisa Winn
Speech Titles:

· Developing and Drafting SEP’s (Student Education Plans)
· Keeping Perspective on Progress
· Once More
· Secrets from a Preschool Teacher
· You Can Home School Your Struggling Learner and We Can Help!

Carol Becker
Speech Titles:

· Building on a Sure Foundation: Staying the Course through High School
· Developing a Plan for High School: Sample Four—Year Plans
· Extracurricular Activities: Jazz Up Your High School Program
· High School Transcript Clinic: Practical Help and Tips
· Homeschooling the College Bound: Successfully Navigating the Road to Admission
· Important Pit Stops during High School
· Preparing Your Teen for Life
· Recordkeeping for High School: Simplifying the Process
· Teaching Options to Diversify Your High School Program
· The College Admissions Process: The Homeschooled Student's Guide
· The Scoop on Tests for Teens
· You Can Homeschool High School...If You Can Make It through Tomorrow!

Diane Kummer
Speech Titles:

· Building on a Sure Foundation: Staying the Course through High School
· Developing a Plan for High School: Sample Four—Year Plans
· Extracurricular Activities: Jazz Up Your High School Program
· High School Resources at the Click of a Mouse
· High School Transcript Clinic: Practical Help and Tips
· Homeschooling the College Bound: Successfully Navigating the Road to Admission
· Important Pit Stops during High School
· Preparing Your Teen for Life
· Recordkeeping for High School: Simplifying the Process
· Teaching Options to Diversify Your High School Program
· The College Admissions Process: The Homeschooled Student's Guide
· The Scoop on Tests for Teens
· You Can Homeschool High School...If You Can Make It through Tomorrow!

Vicki Bentley
Speech Titles:

· “Jump-Start” to Joyful Motherhood (Psalm 113:9)
· Getting Started
· A Mom’s Sentimental Journey
· Charting Your Family’s Course
· Families Encouraging Families
· Fishing 101: Mentoring Groups in Action
· Frugal Homemaking
· Getting Kids to Help at Home
· Holidays as Homeschool Curriculum
· Homeschooling on a Shoestring Budget
· LEAD with JOY
· Lessons Learned
· Mentoring 2.0
· Multi-level Teaching
· Organized (Well, Almost!)—Time Management for Busy Moms
· Organizing Your Home—Creating a Lifestyle Learning Environment
· When Life Broadsides Your Homeschool

Vickie Farris
Speech Titles:

· A Mom Just Like You
· How I Do It with 10 Kids and a Busy Husband?
· Q&A Sessions
· The Top Two Priorities for Homeschooling Moms
· When Do I Get a Coffee Break?

William A. Estrada
Speech Titles:

· Constitutional Liberty, Social Services, and Your Front Door
· Mr. Smith Goes to Washington: A Guide to Effective Lobbying for the Homeschool Family
· Nontraditional Navigation Through Highschool
· Preserving Liberty for Future Generations: The Battle for Homeschool Freedom and Parental Rights on Capitol Hill
· The Common Core Con: What the Common Core is and isn’t, How it will Affect Homeschool Freedom, and What You Can Do to Fight It
· The Mandate for Christian Citizenship in Homeschool Youth
· The U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Child—It Takes a Village to Raise Your Child
· Why We Homeschool—A Homeschooler’s Testimony

Tracy Klicka
Speech Titles:

· A Journey of Grace—Coming Alongside Your Child in the Teen Years
· Communication and the Online World—Helping Our Teens Live for Christ in the 21st Century
· How Moms Can Grow Spiritually with a Growing Family
· How to Keep Your Sanity While Homeschooling
· I Think I’ll Quit Homeschooling: Five Reasons Why Moms Quit School and How You Can Keep from Becoming a Dropout
· Keeping the H.E.A.R.T. in Homeschooling
· Order in the House!—Peace vs. Chaos in the Home
· The Homeschooling Mom: God Is Her Strength
· The Power of Mercy in Parenting
· Tips on Child Training from a Mother of Seven

Jeremiah Lorrig
Speech Titles:

· Back to the Basics: Three Keys to Winning the Culture War—Prayer, Bible study, and the Gathering of Believers
· Effective Communication Inside and Outside the Circle
· Generation Joshua: Civics Education with an Impact!

Tom Sanders
Speech Titles:

· CPS vs. Family
· The Father as a Priest and Warrior
· The Fight for Texas: A History of Home Education and Current Trends in Texas