Sessions

Explore all the sessions for INCH 2024- Inspirational Networking Conference for Homeschoolers

Thursday, May 9, 2024

9:00 am

Kids Hands-On Fair (Kidz Connect)

Kid’s Hands-On Activities Fair at Mount Hope Church Kidz Connect Room
9:30 am

Teen Leadership Program - group 1 (Classroom 10)

Aaron  Wentz
Teen Leadership Corps (TLC) Group 1 at Mount Hope Church Classroom 10

Aaron Wentz

9:30 am

Homeschool Freedom Summit (Spyn Entrance- Fireside Room)

Judge Mark Boonstra William Wagner Steve Kallman Dave Kallman Mike Winter
Homeschool Freedom Summit at Mount Hope Church Fireside Room

Mike Winter, Dave Kallman, Steve Kallman, William Wagner, Judge Mark Boonstra

12:00 pm

College & Career Fair

College and Career Fair at Mount Hope Church Chapel
12:30 pm

Teen Leadership Program - group 2 (Classroom 10)

Aaron  Wentz
Teen Leadership Corps (TLC) Group 2 at Mount Hope Church Classroom 9

Aaron Wentz

12:30 pm

Getting Started/Homeschooling 101 Seminar

Phylicia Masonheimer Ginny Yurich
Getting Started: Homeschool 101 at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Ginny Yurich, Phylicia Masonheimer

1:15 pm

 Identifying Rocks with Patrick Nurre of Northwest Treasures

Patrick Nurre
 Identifying Rocks with Patrick Nurre of Northwest Treasures at Thursday Kidz Connect

Patrick Nurre

2:00 pm

Young Entrepreneur Expo

Young Entrepreneur Expo at Mount Hope Church Classroom 8
2:00 pm

Used Curriculum Sale

Used Curriculum Sale at Mount Hope Church Event Center
3:00 pm

Internet Safety Symposium/ Panel Discussion

Chris Rodolico Scott  Robinson Jared Henderson
Internet Safety 101/ Panel Discussion at Mount Hope Church Kidz Connect Room

Jared Henderson, Scott Robinson, Chris Rodolico

6:45 pm

Giant Cow Children’s Conference (Chapel)

Children's Program- Thursday evening add-on at Mount Hope Church Chapel
7:00 pm

KEYNOTE #1 - Speaker Spotlights

Andrew Pudewa Phylicia Masonheimer Kevin Swanson Brant Hansen Ginny Yurich
Opening Keynote: Speaker Spotlights at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Ginny Yurich, Brant Hansen, Kevin Swanson, Phylicia Masonheimer, Andrew Pudewa

Friday, May 10, 2024

8:30 am

KEYNOTE #2- Morning Musings with Ginny Yurich

Steve Kallman Dave Kallman Ginny Yurich
Keynote #2- Morning Musings with Ginny Yurich & Dave and Steve Kallman at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Ginny Yurich, Dave Kallman, Steve Kallman

9:45 am

Breakout Session #1

Phylicia Masonheimer
Making Time for the Word as a Homeschool Mom at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Phylicia Masonheimer

Andrew Pudewa
Spelling & The Brain at Mount Hope Church Chapel A

Andrew Pudewa

Kim Sorgius Jones
The Once A Year Plan - Taking the Overwhelm out of Homeschool Planning at Mount Hope Church Kidz Connect Room

Kim Sorgius Jones

Karri Iverson
Science in the Kitchen, Science in the Bathroom, Science in the Car at Mount Hope Church VIP Room

Karri Iverson

Kathie Morrissey
Sibling Squabbles in the Schoolroom at Mount Hope Church Classroom 1

Kathie Morrissey

Shanda Jacobs
Postpartum Depression - Help, Healing, and Hope at Mount Hope Church Classroom 4

Shanda Jacobs

Bob Hazen
Carla Fuller
Homeschool Through Highschool - You Got This! at Mount Hope Church Classroom 6

Carla Fuller

Ann Troast
The Art of Joyful History Lessons at Mount Hope Church Classroom 7

Ann Troast

Given Hoffman
Fiction Writing Techniques at Mount Hope Church Classroom 8

Given Hoffman

Kevin Swanson
Making Math & Science Meaningful at Mount Hope Church Northwest Chapel (Upstairs)

Kevin Swanson

Mike Winter
Men: Leading the Home at Mount Hope Church Studio A (Upstairs)

Mike Winter

11:00 am

Breakout Session #2

Ginny Yurich
Preparing Homeschool Children for an Uncertain Future at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Ginny Yurich

Shanda Jacobs
Motherhood is Your Missionfield at Mount Hope Church Chapel A

Shanda Jacobs

Kim Sorgius Jones
What to Teach: A Simple Plan for Preschool to Graduation at Mount Hope Church Kidz Connect Room

Kim Sorgius Jones

Karri Iverson
I'll Do It Later, I'm Not Qualified to Teach It, & Other Excuses at Mount Hope Church VIP Room

Karri Iverson

Kathie Morrissey
Winning the Hearts of Your Children at Mount Hope Church Classroom 1

Kathie Morrissey

Paul & Gena Suarez
Homeschoolers In Business: Explore AI to 10 X Your Productivity at Mount Hope Church Classroom 4

Paul & Gena Suarez

Bob Hazen
Teaching Upper Elementary Math w/ Algebra in Mind at Mount Hope Church Classroom 5

Bob Hazen

Carla Fuller
Developing a Plan for Highschool: Sample 4-Year Plans at Mount Hope Church Classroom 6

Carla Fuller

Cheri Kay Sessions
Teaching Struggling Learners at Home- Nuts and Bolts for Success at Mount Hope Church Classroom 7

Cheri Kay Sessions

Given Hoffman
Flash Fiction Writing at Mount Hope Church Classroom 8

Given Hoffman

Kevin Swanson
Worldviews Matter: Getting the Right Worldview in History, Science & Literature at Mount Hope Church Northwest Chapel (Upstairs)

Kevin Swanson

Mike Winter
Raising Christian Children at Mount Hope Church Studio A (Upstairs)

Mike Winter

12:00 pm

Lunch & Shopping (Food trucks onsite, go out to nearby restaurants, or bring your own lunch)

Paul & Gena Suarez
Special Lunch Session for Leaders & Pastors: 12:15-1:15pm at Mount Hope Church VIP Room

Paul & Gena Suarez

1:30 pm

KEYNOTE #3- Afternoon Advice with Kevin Swanson

Kevin Swanson
Keynote #3: The Heart of Homeschooling at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Kevin Swanson

2:45 pm

Breakout Session #3

Brant Hansen
Blessed are the Misfits at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Brant Hansen

Andrew Pudewa
Reading Strategies for the Struggling Reader or Nonreader at Mount Hope Church Chapel A

Andrew Pudewa

Phylicia Masonheimer
Integrating Theology into Homeschool at Mount Hope Church Kidz Connect Room

Phylicia Masonheimer

Paul & Gena Suarez
It Starts with the Dads & Pastors at Mount Hope Church VIP Room

Paul & Gena Suarez

Sarah Villanueva
Homeschooling as a Single Parent at Mount Hope Church Classroom 1

Sarah Villanueva

Mary Morgan
Learning While Vacationing in the National Parks at Mount Hope Church Classroom 4

Mary Morgan

Given Hoffman
Creating New & Healthy Communication at Mount Hope Church Classroom 5

Given Hoffman

Ginny Yurich
Gardenschooling at Mount Hope Church Classroom 6

Ginny Yurich

Cheri Kay Sessions
Patrick Nurre
Dinosaur Hunters at Mount Hope Church Classroom 8

Patrick Nurre

Steve Kallman Dave Kallman
The History of Homeschooling in Michigan at Mount Hope Church Northwest Chapel (Upstairs)

Dave Kallman, Steve Kallman

Jared Henderson
Internet Safety 101: Simple Solutions for Non-Tech Parents at Mount Hope Church Studio A (Upstairs)

Jared Henderson

4:00 pm

Breakout Session #4

Kevin Swanson
Have Your Children Been with Jesus? at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Kevin Swanson

Andrew Pudewa
Pen & Paper - What the Research Says at Mount Hope Church Chapel A

Andrew Pudewa

Phylicia Masonheimer
Hospitality as Evangelism at Mount Hope Church Kidz Connect Room

Phylicia Masonheimer

Shanda Jacobs
Plan Peace, Have Joy - Infusing Joy into your Home and Homeschool at Mount Hope Church VIP Room

Shanda Jacobs

Sarah Villanueva
Dealing with Sass at Mount Hope Church Classroom 1

Sarah Villanueva

Paul & Gena Suarez
The Sordid History of Compulsory Education at Mount Hope Church Classroom 4

Paul & Gena Suarez

Ann Troast
Defeating the Afternoon Slump: 15 Minutes to Productive Afternoons at Mount Hope Church Classroom 5

Ann Troast

Kim Sorgius Jones
How to Teach Your Child to Learn Independantly at Mount Hope Church Classroom 6

Kim Sorgius Jones

Cheri Kay Sessions
Tackling Tricky Highschool Issues: Homeschooling Teens with Special Needs at Mount Hope Church Classroom 7

Cheri Kay Sessions

Ginny Yurich
Handcrafts at Mount Hope Church Classroom 8

Ginny Yurich

William Wagner
Don't Mess with our Kids! Parental Rights Under Attack at Mount Hope Church Northwest Chapel (Upstairs)

William Wagner

Jared Henderson
Wrangling Your Families Tech: A Guided Tour of Phones, Filters and Parental Controls at Mount Hope Church Studio A (Upstairs)

Jared Henderson

7:00 pm

KEYNOTE #4- Family Fun Night with Brant Hansen!

Saturday, May 11, 2024

8:30 am

Special Session - Moms & Muffins / Dads & Donuts

Ginny Yurich
MOMS & MUFFINS: What About Me? at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Ginny Yurich

Brant Hansen
Patrick Nurre
Geology of Michigan at Mount Hope Church Classroom 8

Patrick Nurre

9:45 am

Breakout Session #5

Carol Swain
Kevin Swanson
Ginny Yurich
Entrepreneurship in Your Homschool at Mount Hope Church Kidz Connect Room

Ginny Yurich

Karri Iverson
You Ate What? at Mount Hope Church VIP Room

Karri Iverson

Joseph Tuski
Teaching Apologetics to Your Kids at Mount Hope Church Classroom 1

Joseph Tuski

Carla Fuller
Highschool Transcript Clinic: Practical Help & Tips at Mount Hope Church Classroom 4

Carla Fuller

Cheri Kay Sessions
Developing & Drafting SEPs- Student Education Plans at Mount Hope Church Classroom 5

Cheri Kay Sessions

Kim Sorgius Jones
Get Off the Couch: Helping Kids Become Disciplined Workers at Mount Hope Church Classroom 6

Kim Sorgius Jones

Phylicia Masonheimer
How to Observe Sabbath as a Homeschool Family at Mount Hope Church Classroom 7

Phylicia Masonheimer

Patrick Nurre
4 Powerful Words to Defend Your Faith at Mount Hope Church Classroom 8

Patrick Nurre

Andrew Pudewa
Cultivating Language Arts - Preschool Through High School at Mount Hope Church Northwest Chapel (Upstairs)

Andrew Pudewa

Jared Henderson
Cyber Safety Case Study: How I Keep My Homeschool Family Safe Online (and you can too) at Mount Hope Church Studio A (Upstairs)

Jared Henderson

11:15 am

KEYNOTE #5- Closing Keynote with Carol Swain

Carol Swain
What My Life Has Taught Me... at Mount Hope Church Sanctuary

Carol Swain