Welcome to the 2020 Virtual Homeschool Fair!
Here you'll find all types of programs and services available for homeschoolers, and ALL have gone virtual! Watch our participant interviews, then click on the link next to each video to contact them!
Additional links are available when viewed on YouTube!
AFTER SCHOOL ARTS PROGRAM
Interview with Pernell Spence
After School Arts Program provides music instruction for students of all ages and all ability levels in piano, percussion and drumming, as well as trumpet, horn, brass, string instruments and vocal lessons.
To find out more, visit https://www.asaplessons.com/
ALICE FERGUSON FOUNDATION
Interview with Will Orndorff
The Alice Ferguson Foundation is a 330-acre riverfront farm in Accokeek, Maryland, providing hands-on Science and Agricultural Education programs which include Agriculture and Farm Exploration, Survival Science, Garden Cooking, Water Quality, and more.
To find out more, visit https://fergusonfoundation.org/
ART. PLAY. LEARN.
Interview with Meredith Kaunitz.
Art. Play. Learn. is a secular tutorial located in Bowie, Maryland, which utilizes student-centered strategies. Classes include all core academics, World Languages (Spanish and Japanese), life skills, fitness, and more for students ages 3 to 18.
To find out more, visit https://www.artplaylearn.com/
BECKY KANG EDUCATION
Interview with Becky Kang
Becky Kang teaches her flagship WordSmart Class, a Vocabulary Builder Class, and a Music History/ Appreciation class, using a multi-sensory approach. She also teaches Latin prep and instruction for children and their parents, as well as Shurley Grammar Prep for students entering tutorials or other structured homeschool settings.
To find out more, visit
BELAIR COOPERATIVE NURSERY
Interview with Nicole Law
Belair Cooperative Nursery is preschool program located in Bowie, Maryland for children ages 3 to 5 (must be potty trained). We serve the homeschool community by providing a hand-on pre-school for the younger siblings. Also offering Spanish and yoga classes.
To find out more, visit https://www.belaircoop.org/
BOLDEN FIELDS ART ACADEMY
Interview with Trena Bolden Fields
Trena Bolden Fields provides art programming and training for adults and kids interested in creating a career in the arts. Also offers online storytelling and screenwriting classes.
To find out more, visit https://www.boldenfields.com/
BRIDGE TUTORIAL MINISTRIES
Interview with Kelli Edwards
Bridge Tutorial Ministries is a twice a week middle and high school tutorial located in Bowie, Maryland. BTM provides a la carte academic and elective classes.
To find out more, visit https://www.bridgetutorial.net/
Interview with Shoshanna Palmer
Classical Conversations (CC) is a Christian classical homeschool program that is centered around small classical communities learning together. With numerous communities in the Maryland, DC and VA area, Classical Conversations meets weekly to assist parents as they work on students' classical skills of recitation, logical thinking , and persuasive rhetoric.
To find out more, visit https://www.classicalconversations.com/
COCKEYSVILLE MUSIC CENTER
Interview with Cecelia Prinkey
Cockeysville Music Education Center offers private music lessons to students of all ages and all levels. The music center provides instruction in a variety of areas. Mrs. Prinkey specializes in piano, keyboarding, and music theory.
To find out more, visit https://www.cockeysvillemusic.com/
HOME SCHOOL LEGAL DEFENSE ASSOCIATION (HSLDA)
and HSLDA ONLINE ACADEMY
Interview with Carol Becker
HSLDA has been partnering with homeschooling families across the nation for over 30 years, advocating for homeschool freedoms on the federal, state and local levels. HSLDA also provides educational support and classes via HSLDA Online Academy, as families educate their children through high school.
To find out more, visit https://hslda.org/content/
HOPE ACADEMY CHRISTIAN TUTORIAL AND UMBRELLA
Interview with Crystal Wepman
Hope Academy is a Christian hybrid tutorial which meets twice a week and offers core and elective classes for K - 12th grade, as well as pre-school enrichment. Located in Howard County, Hope Academy also offers an umbrella authorized to provide oversight of homeschooling.
To find out more, visit
HOWARD COUNTY HOMESCHOOLING CO-OP
Interview with Rayna Remondini
Howard County Homeschooling Coop (HCHC) is a twice a week homechool coop offering supplemental, extracurricular classes for homeschooling families, primarily ages 5 through 12. HCHC also is an umbrella group, able to provide homeschool oversight.
To find out more, visit
Interview with Kamika Raby
Imagodei Academy is an online Christian K through 8 educational homeschool program. Students in K-2nd are provided a print curriculum with lesson planning, while students in 3rd-8th are fully online, with lessons and automatic grading built into the program.
To find out more, visit https://www.iogacademy.com/
Summer Program: https://www.iogacademy.com/summer-learning-program
INSTITUTE FOR CULTURAL COMMUNICATORS
Interview with Deborah Mackall
Institute for Cultural Communicators (ICC) is a global community empowering the next generation of Christians, through online programs, curriculum, local chapters and special events, to influence today's culture.
To find out more, visit https://iccinc.org/
IRRATIONAL ENGINEERS ROBOTICS TEAM #6239
and FIRST LEGO LEAGUE
Interview with Valerie Parker
The Irrational Engineers (Team #6239) is a FIRST Robotics Team for homeschooled students which meets in Bowie. The Irrational Engineers also sponsors three FIRST Lego League Team for elementary and middle school students.
To find out more, visit https://www.theirrationalengineers.com/