Stephanie, her husband, and two boys are perfectly placed in the prairies of Saskatchewan, Canada. She has been educating her two youngest boys, ages 15 and 12 since birth. Pursuing her calling to help parents enjoy the responsibility of educating their children, she works for The Old Schoolhouse® in the Canadian division and in sales support helping to connect parents to the materials and programs that help them teach. She loves being a homebody, growing food indoors and out, and building up her permaculture property.



SESSION: Learning with a Life Skills Family Challenge

Looking for a fun, and family-focused way to motivate your children to develop various skills? Learn about an approach that will have your kids developing their own project to improve in one area, but will give them skills that are helpful in various areas of their life. With parent mentoring, your children will set up 30- or 60-day challenges to acquire new skills in an area of interest. The Life Skills Family Challenge Guide includes planning, tracking, and assessing worksheets along with directions on choosing the challenge project. Learn the basic of creating a like skills challenge then take the resources to make it the best fit for your family. This is an excellent approach to build on existing skills or acquire new ones and gain skills for their career path. Get the whole family in on it to encourage each other over the 30- or 60-day challenge!


Parent-Led Education: A Natural Extension of Parenting

Discover your family pillars (the values you want to instill in your children) to prepare them for an excellent future. Worksheet included with a process to help you explore the values most important to you and to gain more awareness of the unique qualities of each of your children. Be encouraged to teach your children to give them a high-quality education and a high-quality life. Also hear some reasons why parenting is easier when you are in control of what your children learn and what influences they have.