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HLA Interns Prep for NSCW

Working as an HLA student intern is a lot of hard work . . . well, it can also be a lot of fun, but they do have to work hard sometimes. Preparing a video for the National School Choice Week (NSCW) was one of those times where they were able to mix some hard

Meet the Staff: February Edition

With each month’s newsletter, we feature two members of our wonderful records or counseling team members here at HomeLife so that you can get to know them! This month, we would like to introduce you to Counseling Team Support, Calente Tapp, and Records Team Member Christy Gatti. Meet Calente! Calente Tapp has worked for HomeLife since

Meet the Staff: January Edition

With each month’s newsletter, we feature two members of our wonderful records or counseling team members here at HomeLife so that you can get to know them! This month, we would like to introduce you to Founder and President, David Parkerson, and Counseling Support Bob Broadus.    Meet David! David and his wife, April, founded

Meet the Staff: December Edition

With each month’s newsletter, we feature two members of our wonderful records or counseling team members here at HomeLife so that you can get to know them! This month, we would like to introduce you to Bryanna Cash, administrative assistant, and Karen Johnson, counselor. Meet Karen! Karen Johnson is a high school counselor. She handles

Meet the Staff: November Edition

With each month's newsletter, we feature two members of our wonderful records or counseling team members here at HomeLife so that you can get to know them! This month, we would like to introduce you to Phyllis Lerro and Ted May of our Jackson, Tennessee records office.   Meet Phyllis!   Phyllis Lerro works with

Meet the Staff: October Edition

With each month's newsletter, we feature two members of our wonderful records or counseling team members here at HomeLife so that you can get to know them! Sometimes it's nice to put a face with those that you speak with. This month, we would like to introduce you to Phyllis Broadus, counselor, and records team

Empowering Our Parents!

If you have High School or Middle School Students, please read! In the July 2013 Newsletter, I wrote an article titled, “Empowering Our Students.”  Now, I want to follow up with another article about empowering the parents. Many of you parents with high schoolers do not realize the power that we at HomeLife Academy have

National Leader’s Conference was a Huge Blessing!

 Pictured here: Ken and Tina Shreeve, David, April, Jennifer, and Tyler Parkerson standing in front of the Lincoln Memorial, just three days before the Government shutdown! ~~~~~~~~ Earlier this fall six of us traveled north to Baltimore, Maryland for the 25th Annual National Homeschool Leader's Conference hosted by the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA). The three

On Our Way: National Leaders Conference

On September 25th several of us from HLA will attend the 25th annual National Homeschool Leader's Conference near Washington, DC. Last year Ken and I went to the one in Orlando and came away very encouraged! We expect this year will be even better. In fact, HSLDA decided to do something different this year and even open up this

2013 HLA Staff Retreat

Well, it rained and rained. At first I was pretty discouraged, just knowing how much the staff looked forward to this weekend for so long. But it didn't take long to realize I was the only one not smiling. I've said it before... many times. Our staff is amazing. They love God and they love