Ashley Wiggers grew up in the early days of the homeschooling movement. She was taught by
her late mother, Debbie Strayer, who was an educator, speaker and the author of numerous
homeschooling materials. It was through Debbie’s encouragement and love that Ashley learned
the value of being homeschooled. Currently, Ashley is the Editor-in-Chief of Homeschooling
Today magazine, Public Relations Director for Geography Matters and the author of the Profiles
from History series. Ashley makes her home in Somerset, KY, with her loving husband and two
"Ashley Wiggers was a true gift to our homeschool community as our Keynote Speaker at our annual Parent Ignite! events. These events are organized to encourage and engage our parents at the beginning of each school year. Mrs. Wiggers, as a homeschool student herself, was able to connect with our families and inspire them in their homeschool journey. I recommend her keynote as well as small group sessions with confidence that your community will also be enriched and inspired." - Tammy Jackson M.A. Ed. Senior Director of Individualized Learning Programs, Springs Charter Schools
“Ashley Wiggers is a talented speaker with a heart that shines brightly from the podium. Ashley is able to effortlessly blend matters of the head with matters of the heart, sharing practical advice while giving attendees the encouragement they need. As an event organizer, I was very impressed with Ashley's professionalism and organization. She has a wisdom beyond her years. I highly recommend Ashley as a speaker, especially for women's events!” - Cheryl Pitt, 2:1 Conference Event Organizer
Homeschooling offers the possibility to educate in a way that is lasting and meaningful. We don’t have to see it as a list of tasks to be completed. We can see it as the opportunity it is to learn through meaningful discussions, experiences, deep understanding, and the building of relationships. Come to receive practical ideas and listen as this homeschool graduate and author shares about her unique view of education given through the meaningful approach her family took to homeschooling.
The greatest enemy of homeschooling that all parents contend with is fear. Don’t let fear steal from your family’s ability to enjoy and thrive in this homeschooling journey. Come and be encouraged as Ashley shares strategies for recognizing and eliminating fear from your homeschool! This homeschool graduate and daughter of homeschooling pioneers Debbie and Greg Strayer will calm your fears and leave you with a sense of hope.