EPIC Homeschool Network, Inc. and the South Cobb Regional Library have joined forces again to host the 4th Annual EPIC Education Resource Fair featuring local education resources for the community as well as for parents of any school aged child.
This event is FREE and will feature door prizes, local exhibitors as well as FREE workshops.
Here’s what the attendees had to say:
Very well organized
This was a first for me.
This was an excellent event. I learned a lot.
Very nice, I like how it was not overwhelming.
Thoroughly enjoyed it. Thank you!
Date and Time
January 30, 2019
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM EST
South Cobb Regional Library
Located at 805 Clay Road, Mableton, GA 30126
Exhibit/Speaker Interest Form
Click here if you are interested in exhibiting or speaking.
2019 Workshop Topics
11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Alternatives to the Classroom
with Andrea Hall
11:40 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.
Andrea Hall is the founder and executive director of EPIC HOMESCHOOL NETWORK, INC, a homeschool mother of 3, an education consultant with The Study Hall Education Consulting Company as well as an online math educator with Outschool and Georgia Virtual School. With over 13 years of education experience Mrs. Hall brings clarity and focus to your home school in just ten steps.
There are so many alternatives to the classroom. If your child is not succeeding in the classroom OR if the classroom is not challenging your child enough, come and learn about all the options out there to support your learner.
You can follow her at https://outschool.com/teachers/Mrs-Andrea-Hall
Writing or Reading Intervention Strategies
with Terri King
12:20 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Terri Hunt is the Director of Education for Superior Guidance. Her mission is to teach well and lead the way.
Terri takes great pride in the role she plays in the life of the learner. With over 14 years of educational experience, Terri has engaged a wide range of learners from the elementary classroom to the professional development of instructional leaders. Terri obtained her undergraduate degree in education from Oakwood University and her graduate degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Georgia. She holds a gifted endorsement as well as a reading certification. Terri will bring this knowledge, expertise and engagement to the attendees of this event. Though she is an accomplished professional, her greatest achievements are her family and her ministry.
You can follow her at www.facebook.com/territeaches
Balancing Home Schooling and Business
with Theresa Bostic and Kayla Brooks
1:00 p.m. to 1:40 p.m.
Theresa Bostic and Kayla Brooks is a mother daughter team helping each other by supporting our business ideas and dreams together. Selecting different ideas that we feel will make a difference in our community, family and friends will enjoy through education, creativity, and a product for families to love and enjoy.
In this session you will learn how to implement economics, science, writing and reading towards your daily business operations.
You can learn more at https://kaylasitalianice.com/
The Library: Your BFF
with Kendall Watkins
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Do you know how to get the most of our your library? The library is so much more than a repository of books, magazines, and digital content. This DIY Scholars Consulting workshop will provide you with creative ways to incorporate the library into your homeschool for the low price of FREE. In this thirty-minute workshop we will cover award winning titles, the value of audio and picture books, on-line learning opportunities, fostering responsibility, research activities, and much more. This is for parents of students ages 3 – 18.
You can learn more by visiting www.DIYscholars.com
Learning at the Library
with Dedra Roman, MS
2:40 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Dedra Roman has a Master of Science in Library & Information Studies from Florida State University and a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Florida A&M University. Dedra oversees the Youth Services Department for the South Cobb Regional Library – Cobb County Public Library System (CCPLS). Dedra has over 10 years of administrative experience and 5 years as a Librarian where she champions innovative library programming and services for patrons.
Did you know your child can learn a second language for FREE online? Come learn about the myriad of resources available at the Cobb County library to help homeschoolers. Membership to the Cobb County Library system for out of county homeschoolers are available!
You can visit Cobb County Library System at http://www.cobbcat.org/