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Fine Tune Your Homeschool

August 9, 2016 by  
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3-Day Seminar With Dr. Paul Cates & Dr. Kirk Cates

Are you ready for a successful Homeschool year?

What will make a positive difference in your daily schedule?


Tuesday, August 23, Wednesday, August 24th and Thursday, August 25th

From 9 a.m. to noon each day

Residence Inn Cincinnati Airport (859) 282-7400, 2811 Circleport Drive, Erlanger, KY 41018



Tuesday, August 23rd: We’ve Tested, Now What? (Parent/Educators Only)

  • What do the test results mean?
  • Why has my child dropped back levels? Will they always be behind?
  • Explanation of 3 levels of teaching: working independently, with instruction, frustration level. How does that play out in our daily Homeschool?
  • Will my child be able to go to college? (Review of paperwork needed for ACT/SAT & college accommodations)

Wednesday, August 24th: The Dailiness of Homeschooling (Parent/Educators Only)

  • What role does serotonin play in learning? Why is it important to keep serotonin levels up?
  • The connection between diet and learning.
  • Why is exercise important? (Does screen time affect learning?) Couch potatoes no more!
  • Why is it important to follow the prescribed schedule & breaks? My kid just wants to get it all done now.
  • Life management skills
  • How do we avoid meltdowns? What do we do if there is a meltdown?
  • Brainbuilder & its importance in Homeschooling & in life.

Thursday, August 25th: A Better Way to Teach Math (Parent/Educators and Students)

Hands-on learning experience with Dr. Paul Cates. He will teach mathematics to your child.  Please bring manipulatives to use (i.e., Lego pieces, math link cubes, or pattern blocks).

A $25.00 deposit will reserve your seat for all 3 days. This deposit can then be applied to testing fees or curriculum purchase. Seating is extremely limited.

Please bring a notebook and pens, any questions you have, test results or things to discuss with Dr. Cates, and snacks for your children on Thursday.

**For reservations or questions, please call:

Patti Cates at (865) 685-0658 or email patti [at]

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