per ticket

LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge

Wednesday May 3rd | 1pm - 5:30pm


per ticket


per ticket

LeConte Center

Wed May 3rd | 1-5:30pm


per ticket

*Pre-Conference tickets only $8.75 with existing Pigeon Forge 2023 ticket purchase

** Please note, these are stand-alone events

8+ Sessions per track

4+ hours of learning

infinite application

Featured Speakers Include

Dr. Kathy Koch

Celebrate Kids

Dr. Kathy is the Founder and President of Celebrate Kids and an associate co-founder of Ignite the Family. She has influenced thousands of parents, teachers, and children in 30 countries through keynote messages, seminars, chapels, and other events. She regularly speaks at conventions, schools, churches, and pregnancy resource centers. Dr. Kathy is also a popular guest on Focus on the Family radio and other radio talk shows. Her podcast, Celebrate Kids with Dr. Kathy, is among the most popular parenting podcasts. Kirk Cameron chose her as an expert in his documentaries, The Homeschooling Awakening and Connect: Real Help for Parenting Kids in a Social Media World. She is the author of six books published by Moody Publishers.

Sonya Shafer

Simply Charlotte Mason

Sonya Shafer is a popular homeschool speaker and writer, specializing in the Charlotte Mason Method. She has been on an adventure for more than 20 years studying, researching, practicing, and teaching Charlotte’s gentle and effective methods of education. Simply Charlotte Mason publishes her many books and provides a place of practical encouragement to homeschoolers at simplycharlottemason.com.

Tripp Almon

Summit Ministries

Tripp serves as the Director of Summit Semester for Summit Ministries. His passion for educating students in Christian theology, worldview, and apologetics grew mainly from growing up in a Christian home and then struggling profoundly with the tidal wave of cultural ideas that engulfed him as he entered a secular university. Thankfully, his experience taught him that Christianity not only stands in the marketplace of ideas — it soars.

Leslie Nunnery

Teach Them Diligently

Leslie is the homeschool mom of 4 children, 3 of which have already graduated and are pursuing God’s plan for the rest of their lives. She is the cofounder of Teach Them Diligently and is the author of several books and classes including most notably Teach Them Diligently, Raising Children of Promise and Heart School, which helps homeschool families thrive by seeing homeschooling as a great tool for discipleship and good parenting.  You can connect with Leslie at Teach Them Diligently events, through their podcast and blog, as well as through the free Teach Them Diligently app.

Megan Almon

Life Training Institute

Megan has been a speaker and writer with the Life Training Institute since 2009. She travels around the nation teaching students how to make a persuasive case for the pro-life view and the Christian worldview and how to defend their views winsomely in the marketplace of ideas.

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Parking is free on-site at the LeConte Center!

This event begins on May 3rd. Check in will be from 12-1pm and sessions will begin at 1:00pm and end around 5:30pm.

Nope! This is a stand alone event and you do not need to be participating in our 3-day event in order to attend. However, if you are attending that event, you can save over 50% on the pre-conference event!

In order for you to get the most out of either track, we highly recommend just choosing one or the other.

You can sign up for our 3-day Pigeon Forge convention here!