2014 Highlights

NOTE: Information from the 2014 conference remains available online so that you can get an idea of all that will be offered at the 2015 Michigan Home Education Conference… Although specific speakers and workshops will be different, the basic schedule and types of offerings will remain the same.

2014 Conference Program

Keynote Speakers

Todd Wilson, Familyman Ministries

Todd WilsonTodd Wilson, is a dad, writer, conference speaker, and former pastor. Todd’s humor and down to earth realness have made him a favorite speaker at homeschool conventions across the country and a guest on Focus on the Family. As founder of Familyman Ministries, his passion and mission are to remind dads and moms of what’s most important through a weekly e-mail for dads, seminars, and books that encourage parents. Todd, and his wife Debbie, homeschool six of their eight children (two have graduated) in northern Indiana and travel America in the Familyman Mobile. You can visit Familyman Ministries at www.familymanweb.com.

Israel Wayne, Family Renewal

Israel WayneIsrael Wayne is an author and conference speaker who has a passion for defending the Christian faith and promoting a Biblical worldview. He is the author of the books Homeschooling from a Biblical Worldview, Full-Time Parenting: A Guide to Family-Based Discipleship, and The Questions God Asks. Israel Wayne is a regular columnist for The Old Schoolhouse Magazine. He is a former regular columnist for Home School Digest and Brush Arbor Quarterly. He is also the site editor for ChristianWorldview.net. Since 1995, Israel has traveled the nation speaking on family, homeschooling, revival, discipleship, and cultural issues. He is a frequent guest on national radio and television programs. Israel’s family began home educating in 1978 and has been featured in national and international publications including TIME Magazine, The Arizona Republic, The Boston Globe, and the Wall Street Journal. Israel has been featured as the keynote speaker at various conferences, with over 5,000 in attendance. Israel and his wife Brook were joined in marriage without dating and share their testimony of God’s faithfulness on an audiobook titled, What God Has Joined Together. Israel and Brook, both homeschool graduates themselves, are home educating their eight young children.


There was a fantastic lineup of speakers at the 2013 Convention! Stay tuned for another group of fabulous speakers in 2014 to provide wisdom and encouragement for your homeschooling journey!