Weekend giveaway: Great Homeschool Conventions

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Welcome to this weekend’s giveaway–hosted by Great Homeschool Conventions!

Great Homeschool Conventions will hold its 2013 regional conventions in South Carolina (March) and Ohio (April). Each convention features a huge Homeschool Curriculum exhibit hall.

This year’s featured speakers include Tim Hawkins, Gianna Jessen, Andrew Pudewa, Todd Wilson, Steve Demme, Crystal Paine, Dr. Jay Wile, Dr. Carol Reynolds…and yours truly!! (I will be speaking at the convention in Ohio–if you live nearby I hope you’ll attend!)

Attendees get to choose from hundreds of encouraging, equipping, information-packed workshops…selecting those workshops that are most applicable to YOUR homeschooling efforts. There is also an optional children’s program and a special track for teens–real faith for the real world.

You can sign up here to be notified about early bird registration discounts and special announcements.

Today’s winner will receive one family registration to the conference location of your choice! Choose from:

* SOUTHEAST HOMESCHOOL CONVENTION – Greenville, SC (March 14-16, 2013)
* MIDWEST HOMESCHOOL CONVENTION – Cincinnati, Ohio (April 4-6, 2013)

How to Win

To be entered for a chance to win, simply leave a comment in the comment section below!

This giveaway has now ended. Thanks for entering!

About Jamie Martin

Jamie is a mama to three cute kids born on three different continents. She serves as editor of Simple Homeschool, and blogs about mindful parenting at Steady Mom. Jamie is also the author of two books: Steady Days and Mindset for Moms.


  1. Would love to get to go to a home school convention! I live in a tiny town so any time we get to hang out w other home schoolers is a blessing :)

  2. I would love to win. I have never been to a convention before but have always wanted to.
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  3. I have never been to a home school conference…I’m sure it would be encouraging!
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  4. Would love to go and finances are tight. Thanks for the opportunity.

  5. I would love to go to the one in Ohio! My husband will be deployed, the baby will be weaned and it will be my birthday! Even if I don’t win, I think I’ll save up and treat myself. (:

  6. I’ve always wanted to go to one of their conventions! Thanks for offering this giveaway.

  7. Would love to win tickets to the Midwest convention! Thanks for the giveaway!

  8. My husband and I were able to attend the SC convention last year and were very encouraged and motivated. Hoping to take our oldest two children this year.

  9. Dara Huber says:

    Went to the conference 2 yrs ago – hoping to go again this spring. . .

  10. Thanks for the opportunity. With ages 5-15, I would want to hit every workshop available to man! :)
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  11. I would love to attend the conference in Cincinnati. My family lives there and it would be fun to visit them as well as attend the conference. This is our first year homeschooling and we’re looking forward to continuing.

  12. We would love to go to one of these conventions! My husband and I are just getting started with homeschooling, and I’ve been told that these are very helpful.

  13. Planning to go to the one in Greenville, SC, and would love to win!

  14. Would love to go to the Ohio convention this year.

  15. Stacey Leigh says:

    Great give-away, great conference.

  16. Our family would love to attend!

  17. Oh my gosh I would love to win this opporunity. I would like to get my husband on board with my future plans of homeschooling and would love ideas and to meet other homeschooling families.

  18. I would very much like to win! Thanks for the opportunity.

  19. Thanks for the opportunity to win!

  20. Valorie Bland says:

    I am planning on going to the one in Cincinnati this April! I would love to win! I have never been and really excited about going!! 😉

  21. I would love to go to a homeschooling convention!

  22. I have never attended a homeschool convention before..

  23. Would love to go to the convention!

  24. Cool! I’d love to go to the Southeast Convention!

  25. I am in such need for RESTORATION! Thank you for this opportunity to win, it would be a blessing.

  26. Sarah Jean says:

    I have never been to a convention before and we live in Ohio. Thanks for the opportunity!

  27. I want to win! I’ve never attended a convention like this before.

  28. Planning to go to the Greenville SC one this year, it is awesome!
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  29. Melanie A. says:

    I was homeschooled K-12th myself, and will be homeschooling our two boys as well. I have never been to a homeschool convention, but I can not wait to go to one!

  30. Lindy Boss says:

    My husband and I have gone to the Ohio Convention the last 2 years and really enjoyed it and benefited from the great speakers. Can’t wait to meet you and hear you speak!

  31. We would love to attend!

    Homeschooling six, ages 4 to 16

  32. Cara Thompson says:

    Our family would love a chance to go to a home school conference for the first time! Thanks!

  33. I’ve heard how great these conventions are! Ours is run by a different group. It would be refreshing to attend something different. Thanks for the opportunity!

  34. That’s an amazing giveaway!!! Thanks!!!

  35. How timely, this will be the first year we were planning to go to the Midwest Conference! Keep it up friends, be encouraged today.

  36. This looks like an awesome convention with tons of great speakers! Would love to be able to attend, thanks for offering this giveaway! Don’t you want to go to the convention in NC too? 😉

  37. I would love to go to the convention. My daughters are 2 and 4 and we are just now beginning our homeschooling adventure. I am struggling with the decision and I am sure this would be just the inspiration I need.

  38. Margaret Hutchinson says:

    I’d love to check out this conference as we are here in Ohio and in our first year of homeschooling our Kinder aged daughter. Thank you!

  39. Good morning and happy veterans weekend!! We are new to homeschooling. My oldest went to private school and now the younger ones go to a very exclusive school…. Our kitchen table!!!
    We love it!!!! The whole family plays a part even the older ones, who are in college now.
    I would love to go to a convention, fingers crossed!!!
    Thank you for all the great info!

  40. Me + Conference = Yes Please!

  41. Rachel Tierney says:

    I’d love to win! I haven’t been able to attend one of these big conferences before and would love the opportunity. Thanks!

  42. I would love to go to the convention! We went once as a family vacation once and had a wonderful time but haven’t been able to go again due to finances. I highly recommend attending! So encouraging & informative! Thanks for giving us an opportunity to try to win :)

  43. Winning this would be such a blessing in our lives!

  44. I’d love to attend the Midwest conference! This was a “trial” homeschool year for us (pre-k), but we are loving it! Next year I’ll be officially homeschooling :)

  45. I’d love to go…thank you for the giveaway!!!!! Cinci is less than an hour away from me. :)

  46. I would love to attend the convention!

  47. This is our fourth year homeschooling and I still haven’t been able to make it to a convention. My in-laws are in Ohio so the Midwest conference would be perfect for us!

  48. I’m hoping to attend the Ohio one this year!

  49. It would be so nice to be able to go to the conference this year. I missed out on getting to go to the one in Memphis last year. And I hated it dearly. So to be able to go this year would be awesome!

  50. Me! Me! Pick me, pick me!

    I mean, I would love to go to a homeschool convention!
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