Here we have archived the speakers, vendors, and schedule for 2012.
The 2012 Jacksonville Conference is now concluded.
We had a fantastic time in Jacksonville and a very successful conference.
We have already made plans to return in 2013!
Embassy Suites Jacksonville – Baymeadows
(Just down the street from Holy Family Catholic Church)
9300 Baymeadows Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Friday March 16th, 2012 @ 2:00pm to 8:00pm
IHM accepts vendors by invitation only; if you would like to be considered to be a vendor at the IHM Jacksonville Conference, please send an email to our Vendor Coordinator at vendors(AT)ihmconference.org
|Vendor Name and Description||Table Number and Hometown|
|Holy Heroes||1 Table
|John Paul Too Catholic Books and Gifts||10 Tables
Teaching Families the Catholic Faith through motion pictures.
|Our Lady of Victory School and Lepanto Press
Our experience as the oldest provider of Traditional Catholic curriculum and flexibility in tailoring our program to the needs of your child, makes OLVS the right choice for those who wish to provide a truly Roman Catholic education for their children. The curriculum will inspire students to reach for the higher good. Our solid success rate is evidenced by our graduates: some receiving full scholarships to prestigious universities, serving in the military, and pursuing religious and priestly vocations.
Post Falls, ID
Our customers will find family entertainment that will nourish the soul. Our site will provide educational tools for Religious Education teachers, homeschooling families, movies depicting the lives of the saints, children’s movies, conversion stories from the greatest apologists, Catholic-friendly Hollywood movies, and some great old television series.
|Seton Home Study School
Seton is a full-service Catholic curriculum provider and the largest publisher of Catholic textbooks in the English language. Serving over 15,000 enrolled students, Seton assists families by providing books, lesson plans, grading services, counseling services, and a wealth of online resources. At the conference, we are offering a $30 per child discount on enrollment (grades 1-12).
Front Royal, VA
Friday, March 16
|2:00pm||Vendor Area Opens/Holy Rosary|
|2:30pm||Fr. Denis O’Shaughnessy||
The Essential Role of Parents in Education
Is the parent’s involvement in education an option or an obligation, and when does our role begin and end? Is education mom’s or dad’s responsibility or both? How does one teach sharing, caring, and forgiveness? What can be done to prepare for peer pressure?… and other introspective probes into the sacred gift of parenthood.
|3:30pm||Mrs. Virginia Seuffert||
The Academic Approach for All Ages
You can provide a top flight academic education from preschool to high school. Reach your learning goals with a method proven by centuries of success, emphasizing a well-ordered school day, virtues like obedience and diligence, memorization, and a curriculum based on the finest thoughts of Western culture.
|4:30pm- 6:00pm||Vendor Sales/Dinner|
|6:00pm||Fr. Edward Murphy||Building Harmony and Unity in the Catholic HomeFather will address key issues which face the family in today’s world, and will offer tips on enriching family life by incorporating certain tried and true principles. This talk will cover such topics as: behavior issues, social media, spiritual life, and the importance of the father in the home.|
|7:00pm||Mrs. Virginia Seuffert||
How Catholic Home Education is Changing American Culture
Catholic home education has evolved from a tiny group of parents to a powerful social movement. Learn how homeschool graduates are using their authentic Catholic education and solid academic training to change the country and the Church, and how your children can be counted among them.