EXHIBIT HALL

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Our exhibit hall is an integral part of our conference! With over  15,000 square feet of exhibit hall space, you’ll find an extensive display of some of the finest homeschool resources available.

Enjoy a shopping experience unlike any other in the state of Iowa at the Homeschool Iowa Conference. Nowhere else in the state will you be able to shop and compare curriculum and resources in person from this many exhibitors and publishers all in one place!

Our exhibitors have a extensive knowledge and expertise and are happy to answer your questions and assist you. Be sure to stop and chat with them and thank them for investing the time and resources to come the Homeschool Iowa Conference!

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EXHIBIT ADVERTISE SPONSOR

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The Homeschool Iowa Conference encourages, equips, and inspires parents as they teach their children at home.

If you offer products or services for home educating families, we invite you to apply for exhibit space at our conference.


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Average Total Attendance
Over Past 7 Years: 1400+

Average Registrations
(Households):  650


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Thanks to our 2021 Conference Exhibitors!

2019 Homeschool Iowa Exhibit Hall Map

2019
Conference Exhibit Hall 



Check out our exhibit hall map for a peek at what awaits your shopping pleasures!

Click on the map to download a copy.

Exhibits for our speakers Steve & Megan Scheibner, Cindy West, Connie Albers, and Cheri Frame will be located in the church foyer area. 

Below, you'll find a list of our 2019 Conference exhibitors. 

Click the exhibitor company names to view their websites.

 

Here's a snapshot taken as we closed our 2021 Conference exhibit hall. 
Lot's of hands-on shopping opportunities were available. 
We hope you'll join us at the 2022 Conference!


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2021 Conference Exhibitors

Conference Speakers Are Listed By Last Name
Speakers and Special Track Exhibits Will Be Located in the Student Center


Science-fiction and action-adventure novels that incorporate apologetics arguments into the plots.

Resources guide homeschooling parents through the high school years and onward to college, career, or other future pursuits.
HIGH SCHOOL & BEYOND SPECIAL TRACK SPEAKER
(Check schedule for more details.)


For three decades, HEPPNER'S has helped homeschooling families find methods & resources to succeed, with a wide array of carefully selected items for all ages and subjects.


BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
(Check schedule for more details.)


Homeschooling father of seven and author of several bestselling series for youth and adults. All have a Christian world view and wholesome content.

Author of Daughter of the Wilds, a clean, fun fantasy adventure for young adults and encourager of would-be young authors.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
(Check schedule for more details.)


A nationwide classical, Christian community providing academic programs, events, and services to homeschool communities, parents, and educators.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
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Co-founded by Michael Farris, its mission is to restore a culture of self-governance in America and to curtail federal overreach through a limited Article V Convention to propose constitutional amendments that impose limitations on the size and scope of the federal government and term limits for federal officials.

A nonprofit organization dedicated to raising dyslexia awareness, empowering families to support their children with dyslexia, and influencing policymakers and educators on the best practices to identify, remediate, and support Iowa students with dyslexia.
HOMESCHOOLING SPECIAL NEEDS SPECIAL TRACK EXHIBITOR


Educational toys from birth to 99+. Each toy has many layers of learning built into it which continual educational engagement.


Dordt offers a complete comprehensive education from a solid Reformed, Christian perspective. There are more than 40 majors and 11 pre-professional programs of study. Degrees include two-year associate of arts and associate of science, four-year bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, bachelor of social work, bachelor of science in engineering and in nursing, a master of education, a master of social work, and a master of public administration degree.
HIGH SCHOOL & BEYOND SPECIAL TRACK SPONSOR & EXHIBITOR


A mid-sized, private university in Des Moines, Iowa, Drake University is recognized as one of the finest institutions of higher learning in the Midwest., They offer the benefits and resources of a larger institution along with the advantages of intimate class sizes and close personal relationships.
HIGH SCHOOL & BEYOND SPECIAL TRACK SPONSOR & EXHIBITOR


Candice is a nationally recognized anti-bullying expert, author, speaker and trainer. As founder of Bullied, Broken, Redeemed, Candice and her team specialize in equipping leaders, parents, and youth on all aspects of Gen-Z bullying.
In addition to being an anti- bullying warrior, Candice is passionate about helping families transition from public school to homeschool. Her “Coming Home” series of talks and workshops are an essential guide for those trying to navigate this sometimes difficult journey.
CONFERENCE SPEAKER
(Find her display table in the Grand View Student Center near her workshop room.)


A diagnostic testing and tutoring service facility for all ages, providing individualized programs both onsite and online. They've been in business for four decades!

A neurologically-based chiropractic office specializing in the care of families and children. Embrace Life is a Christian & faith-based business. At this event, they will offer free informative and fun evaluations and talk with families about health.


A 4-year undergraduate Bible College offering over 35 professional and ministry-oriented majors and minors. (Distance learning options are also available.)
HIGH SCHOOL & BEYOND SPECIAL TRACK EXHIBITOR


Providing individual sessions for speech, language, reading, math, dyslexia, and writing. Also group academic programs to build reading and math skills. Additional opportunities for parents to meet twice a month with an online communities to acquire valuable resources and empowering connections.

Curriculum, books, learning in style jewelry, parent education, and household management materials.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
(Check schedule for more details.)


An accredited college providing an intensive Biblical, vocational, and general education preparing students for life and ministry.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
Check schedule for more details.
ALSO HIGH SCHOOL & BEYOND SPECIAL TRACK EXHIBITOR


Learn about LEAD, a Christian worldview and leadership camp this summer, hosted by The FAMiLY Leader, an organization dedicated to strengthening families, by inspiring Christ-like leadership in the home, the church, and the government.


Family and Educational Board Games with Special Needs Assessments for use with children with learning struggles.

Helping girls discover their potential and become leaders of tomorrow.

A 3-year Bible college that exists to train and equip Bible-based, Gospel-centered, and Spirit-empowered servant leaders for the ministry.
HIGH SCHOOL & BEYOND SPECIAL TRACK EXHIBITOR


For three decades, HEPPNER'S has helped homeschooling families find methods & resources to succeed, with a wide array of carefully selected items for all ages and subjects.


The Ministry School at Hidden Acres is a gap year program in partnership with Trinity International University for college-age students interested in living, learning, working, and growing in a camp ministry setting. Courses are only $150/credit!
HIGH SCHOOL & BEYOND SPECIAL TRACK EXHIBITOR


Offering classes to homeschool students one day per week during the school year. Now registering students grades K-12 for the 2021-2022 school year.

A nonprofit advocacy organization established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the upbringing and education of their children and to protect family freedoms.
THE HSLDA BOOTH WILL BE IN THE KEYNOTE LOBBY


Personalized tutoring and ACT/SAT prep services with proven results. Students using Huntington Learning Center services average 2+ grade level increase in math and reading through learning center tutoring and and subject tutoring in most math and science areas and many other subjects. Their exam prep students average a 229 point increase on SAT scores, 5.4 point increase on ACT scores, and $71,149 in scholarship offers.

Curriculum for teaching discernment and the handling of media, as well as a selection of Christian fiction.


Information about informed consent and parental rights as it pertains to vaccines.


Educational information on development stages of the unborn. Legislation information on Pro-Life issues. Free giveaways of 12-week unborn baby models, temporary tattoos, pens, and pamphlets.

From the moment you walk onto campus you’ll feel a vibe. You’ll meet people from around the world and find out they’re different than you but somehow the same. And you’ll find countless options and opportunities. If you haven’t quite decided what you’d like to do for the rest of your life, ISU welcomes you as an adventurous explorer. You’ll find 1,700 faculty members, 100 majors, 900 clubs, and 29,000 students who will play a role in your adventure. Learn more about what ISU has to offer students just like you.
HIGH SCHOOL & BEYOND SPECIAL TRACK EXHIBITOR


A multidisciplinary team of problem-solvers committed to the belief—and the vision—that people’s lives and communities are transformed as they experience God’s Word in their own language. Information about JAARS Bible translation, short-term mission trip opportunities, volunteering, and mission careers.

Numerous resources relating to our Christian heritage, as well as defending our Judeo-Christian heritage, the Constitution, and our God-given rights. Printed materials, DVDs, CDs, the New American magazine, and numerous ways to educate our children (The Freedom Academy) and citizenry at large will be offered.

An accredited middle school/high school that offers individualized educational experiences for students who are wanting project based blended learning.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
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Lamplighter Publishing provides rare books and audio dramas that entertain and build Christlike character, through captivating stories with inspiring role models.


Offering reading, spelling, and handwriting products that help reluctant and beginning readers. Products focus on explicit phonics instruction, teaching through engaging games, and building knowledge of the six types of syllables using the Orton-Gillingham method. Their Writing With Rhythm handwriting program offers a multi-sensory approach using video links that provide instruction.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
(Check schedule for more details.)


Offering information on how to start an archery program and partake in the after-school competitive season NASP offers in Iowa.

Science kits for at-home science experiments and education. Focusing on dissection specimens, they also provide an array of STEM activities for all grade levels.

An expert on parenting in a digital world, Leah Nieman offers many resources, like parent guides, e-books, and more to help you navigate your kids through the labyrinth of social media. 

SPED Homeschool’s team and board are homeschooling pioneers experienced in the trenches of special education homeschooling. They provide resources, support, and available training for parents who are homeschooling children with special needs. 

Primerica offers education and financial services for families who want to change their family tree. From college savings to retirement savings, to budgeting and debt elimination strategies -- they do it all. Primerica believes they can inspire the next generation of our families to flourish, live, and give freely.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
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Science curriculum and resources presenting sound reason and scientific research that supports, rather than erodes, faith in God and the truth of the Scriptures. 
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
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Rob Rienow's organization, Visionary Families, provides encouragement for families and trains church leaders through live conferences, books, video bible studies, and free internet resources. 
FEATURED KEYNOTE SPEAKER
ROB'S BOOTH WILL BE IN THE KEYNOTE LOBBY


Read-Aloud Posters and Picture Book Boxes to help make reading together a joyful part of your family culture.

A complete Bible-based curriculum to assist Christian parents in the work of raising their children in the nurture and fear of the Lord. Pre-School through high school –A complete homeschool curriculum you're guaranteed to love.

Heidi is the author of seven books.  Her most recent book, Prayers for the Battlefield: Staying MomStrong in the Fight for Your Family and Your Faith releases September 2018 and is the latest in the MomStrong collection. Becoming MomStrong: How to Fight With All That's In You For Your Family and Your Faith, released along with a companion Bible Study and Journal sets a solid foundation for moms everywhere. 
FEATURED KEYNOTE SPEAKER
HEIDI'S BOOTH WILL BE IN THE KEYNOTE LOBBY


Math curriculum designed specifically for homeschoolers, Math 3 through Pre-Calculus. (Available in book/CD form and also online.)


Dr. Ninja, author of Riding with My Dad, will be available at his booth to chat and sign purchased copies. Children's fiction and t-shirts printed with book covers will be available as well.

Discipleship materials to equip families to be strong in the Lord.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
(Check schedule for more details.)


A dyslexia-focused educational center in West Des Moines providing diagnostic assessments, as well as Orton-Gillingham remediation (tutoring in-person or virtually) and continuing education for educators.


Truth and Life Ministry
A complete Bible based curriculum to assist Christian parents in the work of raising their children in the nurture and fear of the Lord. They also have many preschool books and character building story books for the whole family.

A Christian project-based college facilitation company that helps students design a degree plan that best fits their needs to complete a bachelor's degree through their Ascend program. Students can earn up to 90 credits through Unbound before transferring to an accredited university. Unbound also offers the Navigate program, a 12-week decision-making course designed to help young adults work through life's decisions by asking the right questions, testing answers, and making wise, God-honoring choices along the way. 
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
(Check schedule for more details.)


The U.S. Army offers access to quality career training, education, and competitive benefits. More than 150 different career options and 50+ health care specialties, ranging from infantry to intelligence and radiology to cardio thoracic surgery are available. The U.S. Army also allows soldiers to earn degrees for free while serving with up to $4k in tuition assistance each year for college courses or certifications. During their time in the U.S. Army, soldiers have access to more than 1,600 different credentials and certifications to help increase employment chances when they transition out of the force.
EXHIBITOR WORKSHOP
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Engaging and educational books for children of all ages. Many are suggested for use as supplements to popular homeschool curricula and recommended as additional resources to nurture children's love of learning.

Water in the Word: A Daily Bible Reading and Activity Workbook provides the means for young readers, teenagers, and beyond to learn more about the Bible. The 52 lessons from Genesis to Revelation are jam-packed with numerous activities which include math, art, history, music, and more.

A nonprofit advocacy organization established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the upbringing and education of their children and to protect family freedoms.


Publishers of the best-selling Christian Heroes: Then & Now and Heroes of History biographies & unit studies and other homeschool, missions, and Christian growth materials, including titles by nationally-known authors and speakers, like Heidi St John and Carol Barnier.

Join Us at the 2021 Homeschool Iowa Conference