Kathie Morrissey

Ohio Homeschool Convention

 

Kathie Morrissey is the mother of 8 children, wife to Alan for 40 years, and a committed homeschooling mom of 31 years. She is the founder of The Character Corner, where she loves to blog about parenting, family life, homeschooling, and life in general.

Kathie is the author of two popular character curriculums, as well as several other books to encourage homeschooling parents.  She is a well-known speaker at homeschool conventions and support groups, as well as ladies retreats.

Her heart’s desire is to help and encourage parents to be purposeful in raising Godly children with strong Christian character, who walk in purity, and have a heart for God.

TRAINING CHARACTER INTO YOUR CHILDREN
 
Character is the most important fruit that parents can nurture in their children, and is the foundation for academic learning.  Discover how character is learned, and how to establish a plan for teaching it to your children.  Kathie will give several creative ways you can encourage your children to develop in this important area. After hearing this, you will be motivated, and full of ideas to use with your own children.
 
DEALING WITH A DIFFICULT CHILD
 
Do you struggle with a child that is difficult or challenging? One that causes you exasperation and takes more time and energy than all your other children put together?  How do you respond to the resentment and anger he stirs up in you? How do you respond to him? There IS hope and help!! Get answers to these questions that will encourage you and help you deal wisely and lovingly with that child.
SIBLING SQUABBLES IN THE SCHOOLROOM
Sibling rivalry and squabbling is something we all deal with  every day. It can be very frustrating, as well as discouraging! It’s important that we teach our children how to respond to conflict God’s way. Don’t let the arguing and strife disrupt your home. Find out what some of the most common causes are, and learn about some practical solutions to the problem.

10 THINGS EVERY HOMESCHOOLER MUST REMEMBER

Homeschooling is more about discipling than academics.  We are investing in eternity as we prepare our children to serve God. There is no higher calling. Many times we forget this and other truths, and get distracted from our purpose and goals of homeschooling. Kathie will give 10 key things every homeschooler should remember. You will be encouraged and inspired as she reminds you of these very important thoughts you need to regularly keep before you.

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