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4/2/2013 12:17:19 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
Reminder: CHEA Convention--At-the-door Registration Available

From the HSLDA E-lert Service...

Reminder: CHEA Convention--At-the-door Registration Available

Dear HSLDA Members and Friends:

The Christian Home Educators Association (CHEA) of California presents
the 26th Annual Bay Area CHEA Homeschool Convention , set for April 12-13, 2013 at
the Santa Clara Convention Center and Hyatt Hotel in Santa Clara, CA.

Topics for the nearly 30 convention workshops include elementary and
high school teaching overviews, marriage, learning disabilities,
frugal living, choosing curriculum, home organization, and much more.

The Convention will feature Keynote Speakers Hal and Melanie Young,
authors of Raising Real Men. The Youngs will be speaking on discipling
your children, perseverance, marriage, raising boys, fathers and
homeschooling, and meal planning.

Daniel Craig of CollegePlus is the speaker for the Teen
Convention--Equipping the Next Generation for Real Life (ages 12-18).
Descriptions of the teen workshops, which include Entrepreneurship and
Earning a Bachelor's Degree by Age 18 are provided on the CHEA
website: The Teen Convention offers four sessions
for just $20.

Carr Ministries will present an onsite Children's Convention focusing
on the wonders of electricity while exploring the lives of those who
were changed by God's power (ages 4-12) for $32 on April 13.

Mike Smith of HSLDA will hold workshops, Your Future to
Homeschool--Secure or Not? And a Legal Legislative Update.

Other highlights include an Exhibit Hall with 100 booths , exhibitor workshops to
showcase products and curriculum, and an Ultimate Giveaway with
prizes. A Leadership Conference takes place April 12 and requires
separate registration.

The public is invited to come to a free Introduction to Home Education
session at 6 p.m. Friday, April 12 featuring a panel of homeschool
veterans to answer the audience's questions.

You may also attend for free if you are one of CHEA's Premium Members.
If you aren't a Premium Member, find out how you can become one and
attend for free.

At-the-Door convention prices are $74 for CHEA Members and $109 for
non-Members, spouses attend FREE. CHEA Membership is just $35 per

The Hyatt Regency is the Convention hotel, adjacent to the Convention
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"Whether you have homeschooled for years or are just checking out the
possibility, you are welcome to join us," said Susan Beatty,
co-founder and general manager of CHEA. "We encourage anyone seeking
educational options for their children to consider attending to get
the scoop on homeschooling."

Visit CHEA's website for a full exhibitor, workshop,
and speaker list and up-to-the-minute details. You can also contact
CHEA by email at or phone at 562-864-CHEA

CHEA serves the homeschooling community in California throughout the
year by providing Conventions and other events, publishing a
bi-monthly digital magazine, maintaining a homeschool directory of
groups throughout the state, sending a weekly e-newsletter, the
Connection, and by coordinating with Family Protection Ministries and
the Home School Legal Defense Association to protect homeschool rights
in California.

-> Can you call your attorney at 2 a.m. on Sunday morning?

Our members can get in touch with their attorney even after
business hours, when they have a legal emergency. Wouldn't you
like this level of service?

More reasons to join HSLDA...

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