Free Writing Conference for Teachers, Parents, and Students

IEW presents From Imitation to Innovation. Teaching writing can be easier than you think!

Teachers, parents, and students, join, us for a day of workshops, including live classes!

June 27, 2020 from 10am to 6pm CST.

Topics include:

  • From Copywork to Composition
  • IEW’s Structure and Style: What is it all about?
  • Level A Student Workshop (Grades 3-5)
  • Level B Grammar Lesson (Grades 6-8)
  • Putting It All Together: Questions and Answers with Andrew Pudewa and Julie Walker

Sessions will be held on the Adobe Connect Meeting platform except for the two student workshops, which will be streamed live on YouTube Live.

Journey Homeschool Academy Offering Free Summer Courses

Trisha and Luke Gilkerson from Journey Homeschool Academy have put together not just one, but TWO FREE summer courses for families. Your family is sure to enjoy one of them — check out Backyard Bugs or Summer Stargazing. All you need is a backyard and the videos they’ll send right to your inbox!

Experience Biology: Backyard Bugs fun, free, summer course for the whole family

My kids have been studying astronomy this year in their homeschool co-op so I’m looking forward to adding some more enrichment through the Summer Stargazing course.

Summer Stargazing for Families: a fun, free 8-week course from Experience Astronomy

Instead of a summer full of good intentions (but with little more than a sunburn to show for it), do summer RIGHT this year. Sign up here for the FREE Summer Stargazing course or Backyard Bugs and jump in with us.

Virtual Curriculum Provider, Starpoint Academy, is Exclusively Serving Homeschoolers and Special Needs/Disability Students and Providers

Columbus, OH, September 30, 2019 –(PR.com)– As Homeschooling continues to grow in the United States and Internationally, the need for a curriculum specifically customized for Homeschool parents and students is vital to support this quickly growing population. With over 17 years of experience in the online curriculum industry, Starpoint has recognized the need for and focus on customized and flexible curriculum programs for homeschool families and Special Needs/Disability students.

As the active homeschool parents of five, Tim and NiQui Chatfield developed Starpoint Academy and Starpoint Partners to keep up with the exponential growth of the worldwide homeschool and special needs communities. Starpoint evolved utilizing their experience as the founders of Progress Academy, also the managers of a non-profit homeschool association (HECLC) for the state of Ohio and an online social media site, Fusefly, just for homeschool families.

“Starpoint has a ‘how can we’ attitude, because we understand that parents and educators working with students needing flexibility to allow learning – not just deliver education. From customizing all courses and curriculum, to eliminating deadlines – we create an environment rich in experiences and exploration for the already eager students,” said co-founder NiQui Chatfield about the benefits of Starpoint. She also points out that, “Excellence in customer experience and training sets Starpoint apart from most providers in the market.”

Starpoint created their online learning community, Starpoint Academy and Starpoint Partners, has welcomed, enrolled, and provided services to thousands of students in every state of the U.S. and in over 40 different countries. They continue to grow from positive word-of-mouth and a presence at nationwide Homeschooling and Special Needs/Disability events. Starpoint reaches the Homeschool and Special Needs community by offering each student the safe, secure online environment they need; specific student, parent, and teacher accounts allow each person a very unique and customized experience.

About Starpoint Academy / Starpoint Partners

Starpoint Academy/Partners is a curriculum provider and management company serving Homeschoolers and Special Needs/Disability students, families, schools and organizations around the world. This innovative program provides customized curriculum and an extremely flexible implementation program for all stakeholders.

Contact Information

Starpoint Academy
Ann Campbell
614-355-0100
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Institute for Excellence in Writing Hosts Virtual Winter Retreat

BIXBY, Okla. (Nov. 1, 2018) – The Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW) is hosting their annual online Winter Retreat on December 8, 2018, intent on providing educators with refreshing and informative content.

“The conference was really useful for me. Even the sessions that I wasn’t interested in somehow hooked me in, and I stayed to listen to them. I am so grateful to have found IEW,” said Jane Cooper, an attendee of one of IEW’s virtual retreats.

Speakers at IEW’s Winter Retreat include founder and director Andrew Pudewa, Susan Barton of Barton Reading & Spelling System, Sarah Mackenzie from Read-Aloud Revival, Adam Andrews from CenterForLit, author and speaker Heidi St. John, and IEW’s marketing director, Julie Walker.

IEW’s Winter Retreat is free and open to anyone wanting to learn more about dyslexia, reading, and writing and what IEW does to motivate and assist teachers, parents, and students. IEW’s mission is to equip teachers and teaching parents with methods and materials which will aid them in training their students to become confident and competent communicators and thinkers.

Contact Information: Nicholas Buscemi Phone: (800) 856-5815 Email: info@IEW.com