March 13, 2014

LDS Homeschool Conferences (2014) and Associations

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Latter Day Saints Home Educators – Home Education Conference in Virginia Beach:  May 22-23, 2014

LDS Homeschool Conference in Provo, Utah:  August 8-9, 2014

National LDS Home School Association

Support Groups – State-wide

Liahona Homeschool Support Group – California
Started in 1988 by Diane Hopkins to provide an organized opportunity for LDS homeschooling families in Orange County, California, to meet together.

LDS Homeschooling in California
Site includes a number of ways to communicate, including an email list and list of support groups. A conference is also planned.

Latter-Day Saint Oregon Home Educators Assocation
Serving Mormon families in Oregon and Washington.

Washington State Latter-day Saint Family Educators
We are a non-profit organization set up to help parents educate their children according to the desires and wishes of their heart.

LDS Homeschoolers in Maryland - This group is for members and friends of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who homeschool their children (or are considering homeschooling) in Maryland (or adjoining states).

S.H.A.R.E. of Southern Nevada
Email Loop: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/sharehs
Networking LDS and like-minded homeschoolers in Southern Nevada, with area groups in Moapa, Henderson, East Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, West Las Vegas and a Teen group.

LDS Pahrump Homeschoolers – Nevada
This group is for those homeschoolers in the Pahrump, Nevada area who have chosen to raise and teach their children in the home. LDS and like-minded families are welcome to share in our passion for teaching our children. This group hosts weekly co-op which can include social activities, idea sharing, classes, field trips, regular Mom Meetings to lend support, brainstorm ideas for future co-ops, make decisions that involve the group etc. We will share local resources with one another as well as be a support to one another in our shared passion for educating our children.

Beehive Academy – New Mexico
Latter Day Saints (LDS). Serving Albuquerque and surrounding area. Twice monthly meetings for group activities, including service projects, holiday activities, field trips, presentations, and social activities. Visit http://www.lds-nha.org/support.html#nm.

Love-At-Home, NOVA LDS Home Educators – Virginia/Maryland
Loudoun County | Fairfax County | Prince William County | Fauquier County | Frederick County (MD) |
A group of Latter-Day Saint Home Educators. They coordinate and share ideas and events. This includes such things as social events; field trips; and unit studies.

Know of any other LDS groups or resources?  Comment below and I’ll add them to the list!

Jen is a mother to 3 boys with a baby girl.  She is in her third official year of homeschooling. She has a Master of Science in Early Childhood Education and worked with young children for many years before having her own. She likes to read, cook and get crafty. She is an Usborne Books Consultant and blogs at Chestnut Grove Academy.

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Claire said...

Hi! I live in MN and we have a MN LDS Parent Educators group: MNLDSParentEducators.org. We just had our annual symposium 2 weeks ago. We have an active facebook group as well. Glad to hear about other LDS homeschooling groups across the nation!

Jen Altman said...

Thanks for sharing!