Upcoming Events

Feb 18, 9AM
High School and Beyond

High School and Beyond

Seminar for Parents and Their Teens


Saturday, February 18, 2006, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Burnt Hickory Baptist Church

5145 Due West Road

Powder Springs, GA  30127


Would you like to bring your teenager home from a traditional school to home school but arenít sure where to start?  Currently home schooling your high schooler but need some direction?  Home schooling a middle school child and want to prepare for high school?  This seminar is for you!



Topics include:

- Methods for Teaching Teens: Facilitator or teacher?

- Choosing Curriculum:  What is available and Ruthís picks

- Whatís Really Required?  How many sciences?  How many maths? 

- Preparing Transcripts:  Credits, grade point averages, portfolios

- Preparing for the future:  College, military, tech schools, life

- College Road:  Admission essays, scholarships, HOPE             


Ruth Martin is the mother of three, ages 25, 23 and 18.  She has home schooled all three since 1983.  Her oldest son has recently graduated with honors from law school at FSU.  Her middle son has recently graduated summa cum laude from Piedmont College.  Both boys married in 2005 and are now attending seminary.  Her daughter recently finished home schooling through high school and began her first year of college this fall.  Ruth has a Masterís Degree in Learning Disabilities and is currently an Educational Consultant in private practice.  She spent many years in public and private school classrooms teaching and testing children with learning disabilities and emotional disorders.


This seminar is very popular and space is limited for your benefit. Please pre-register early so you wonít miss out on this great workshop.


Cost per person/family; $45.00. Send your name, address, phone number, email and check to Ruth Martin, 1345 Chandler Road, Lawrenceville, GA  30045.  Pre-registration guarantees you a seminar workbook upon arrival.

Directions:  go to www.burnthickory.com or contact Kelly Gallimore at k.gallimore@comcast.net         

Lunch:  There will be a short lunch break with many fast food restaurants just minutes away.

Nursery:  Child care will not be available.  Nursing babies are welcome.

More Information:  If you have questions, call Kelly Gallimore at 770-943-3771 or e-mail at k.gallimore@comcast.net  or contact Ruth Martin at mart5111@bellsouth.net .

Send upcoming events to events@ghea.org

The Association will serve and assist any home schooling family or support group in Georgia, however, GHEA is a Christian organization and the counsel and direction of the organization will be Christian.

GHEA • P.O. Box 229 • Snellville, GA 30078
Phone: (770) 461-3657
E-mail: info@ghea.org