Capitol Day & Leadership Conference co-sponsored by CHEA and FPM
Homeschool leaders, join CHEA and Family Protection Ministries as we meet our newly elected, or re-elected, state legislators to create a visible presence and positive impression of private Christian home education. Then gather for training, networking, refreshment, and encouragement.
Topics will include
- Homeschooling against the odds: God’s faithfulness to homeschoolers in California
- The government’s role in education, the liberal agenda, and our rights as parents
- History of homeschool battles in California
- Fostering a sense of advocacy in your group: How to get them to join the battle
- What every leader should know about the Constitution
- Threats homeschooling faces today
- and more
Also planned is a tour of the Capitol Building on February 9 of Capitol Day.
All students and parents who want to visit the legislature need to attend need the training held Thursday morning from 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Hotel Accommodations available at discounted prices.
Holiday Inn Express and Suites $130.00 per night plus taxes. Use discount code CHA when making your reservations at www.hiexpress.com/sacramentone. This price is effective until December 28, 2016.
Hilton Sacramento Arden West $129.00 per night plus taxes. A hot breakfast can be included for an addtional $10.00. Use discount code CHEA 2017 Capitol Day. Make reservations by calling 800-445-8667 or visiting Hilton Arden West This price is effective until January 8, 2017.
Capitol Day is an event where homeschool families will be able to participate (subject to registration approval). Registration is now open to private, Christian, homeschool families who wish to participate. Those interested can start the registration process by purchasing tickets. The ticket price includes one meal. You will be contacted to confirm whether your registration was approved. If confirmed, you will also receive a preparation packet prior to the event. The full price of tickets purchased for Capitol Day that are not confirmed will be refunded. We encourage you to please share this event with your homeschooling friends.
Capitol Day: Children who are well-dressed, well-behaved, and able to sit through a business meeting are welcome to attend with their parents.
Leadership Conference: This is an adult only event. There is no accomodation for children and no childcare. Nursing infants are welcome.