Conference Schedule

We are excited to share with you the 2019 National Leaders Conference program! The keynote sessions and conference workshops will boost your understanding of homeschool leadership, and you'll enjoy warm fellowship at our special conference events. This is a working schedule, so please check back often for updates!

(Click on the dates to expand each day's information.)

WEDNESDAY / September 18, 2019

Time
Title
Speaker(s)
Location
1:00–5:00 p.m.
Registration
 
Pritchell Lobby
6:00–8:00 p.m.
Opening Festivities
Pavillion

THURSDAY / September 19, 2019

Time
Title
Speaker(s)
Location
7:15–8:15 a.m.
Dining Room Open for Breakfast
 
Dining Room
8:30–9:15 a.m.
Devotions and Worship
Johnson Springs 2 ABC
9:30–10:30 a.m.
General Session
Johnson Springs 2 ABC
10:30–12:30 p.m.
Meet & Greet Exhibitors
 
Johnson Springs 1 AG
12:30–2:15 p.m.
Lunch
Sponsored by
HSLDA Compassion
Johnson Springs 2 ABC
2:30–3:45 p.m.
Encouraging the Best in the Leader
Johnson Springs 3 AC
2:30–3:45 p.m.
Serving the Least of These
Johnson Springs 3 BD
2:30–3:45 p.m.
Public School Politics or the
Homeschool Advantage
Johnson Springs 4 AC
2:30–3:45 p.m.
How to Maximize Social Media
Johnson Springs 4 BD
2:30–3:45 p.m.
Fight the Culture
Johnson Springs 5 AC
3:45–4:15 p.m.
Break
Sponsored by
Samaritan Ministries
Johnson Springs Lobby
4:15–5:30 p.m.
Encouraging the Best in the Team
Johnson Springs 3 AC
4:15–5:30 p.m.
Diverse Perspectives on Homeschooling
Johnson Springs 3 BD
4:15–5:30 p.m.
Hostile Media: Using Common Sense
and Compassion to Turn the Tables
in Three Sentences
Johnson Springs 4AC
4:15–5:30 p.m.
Fundraising 101
Johnson Springs 4 BD
4:15–5:30 p.m.
Changing Times, Changing Faces:
Addressing the Motivations and
Needs of Homeschooling Families
Johnson Springs 5AC
5:30–6:30 p.m.
Dining Room Open for Dinner
 
Dining Room

FRIDAY / September 20, 2019

Time
Title
Speaker(s)
Location
7:15–8:15 a.m.
Dining Room Open for Breakfast
 
Dining Room
8:30–9:15 a.m.
Devotions and Worship
Johnson Springs 2 ABC
9:30–10:30 a.m.
General Session
 
Johnson Springs 2 ABC
10:30–1:00 p.m.
Meet & Greet Exhibitors
 
Johnson Springs 1 AG
12:00–1:00 p.m.
Dining Room Open for Lunch
 
Dining Room
5:30–6:30 p.m.
Dining Room Open for Dinner
 
Dining Room
7:00 p.m.
Movie Night: Pilgrims Progress
Sponsored by Revelation Media
Rhododendron

SATURDAY / September 21, 2019

Time
Title
Speaker(s)
Location
7:15–8:15 a.m.
Dining Room Open for Breakfast
 
Dining Room
8:30–9:15 a.m.
Devotions and Worship
Johnson Springs 2 ABC
9:30–10:45 a.m.
State of the Nation
Tj Schmidt
Dan Beasley
Mike Donnelly
Darren Jones
Maggie McKneely
Peter Kamakawiwoole
Johnson Springs 2 ABC
11:00–12:00 p.m.
Meet & Greet Exhibitors
 
Johnson Springs 1 AG
12:30–2:30 p.m.
Men's Huddle
Rhododendron
12:30–2:30 p.m.
Ladies Luncheon
Johnson Springs 2 ABC
2:45–4:00 p.m.
Encouraging the Best in the Organization
Johnson Springs 3 AC
2:45–4:00 p.m.
Sponsor Workshop
Johnson Springs 3 BD
2:45–4:00 p.m.
The Power and Privilege of Leadership
Johnson Springs 4 AC
2:45–4:00 p.m.
Answering the Questions that Keep
You Up at Night
Johnson Springs 4 BD
2:45–4:00 p.m.
Finishing Well
Johnson Springs 5 AC
6:30–8:30 p.m.
Closing Banquet
Johnson Springs 2 ABC