Andrée Verhoog is a Christian and wife to Peter for almost 30 years. They live in Ponoka County where she and her daughters help Pete run a small beef operation while he works full time off the farm. She has 4 daughters ages 16-26 and has been home educating since 2005. The oldest 3 have graduated from home education and she is currently home educating her youngest daughter. Besides being active in a small church startup, and in the local community, Andrée loves the home school life and enjoys spending time with her family.
How to Start Home Educating
Thursday 8:00-9:00 PM | Salon B
Home educating is daunting to the parent contemplating this journey. A parent naturally asks; Am I qualified? How do I prepare? Where do I go for help? This session is designed to give you the basic tools to initiate your journey, give you confidence to go forward and help you begin to form a concrete plan. Even navigating through the abundance of curriculum at this convention can be challenging. Some tools will be given to help you buy what you and your students need. Home education is a gift your family may learn to embrace with open arms. Be encouraged and please come with questions.