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So much more than just a conference - it’s a celebration, a party, a statewide gathering of homeschoolers and their families for learning, friendship, support, and fun! Featuring some of the best-known speakers in the homeschooling and parenting community, HSC’s annual conference is a place to explore, relax, learn and find time to meet with new friends. It’s a place where everything you need to know about homeschooling is under one roof for an entire weekend! To stay informed and involved, join the HSC Conference Facebook Group here.


AUGUST 6-9 2020

Check our General Info  page to learn about everything going on at the conference!


Is the HSC Conference right for you?


Are you new to homeschooling?  Do you want to learn more about getting started, legal options, and homeschooling methods and styles?  You will find speakers, discussions, extensive information and lots of opportunities to get all of your questions answered.


Do you have young children?  The conference has many ongoing activities and workshops for families with young children to enjoy.  Grandparents can attend for FREE! This way, you can attend adult sessions while another adult has fun with the kids.  You'll be especially interested in activities like the Craft Zone and the Little Kids' Playroom.  Of course, there is swimming and dancing and all kinds of family fun.


Are you a continuing homeschooler?  If you've been homeschooling a while and you are looking for ways to enhance your homeschooling experience, you'll find all kinds of information and inspiration at the conference.  With over 125 workshops and speakers, you will especially enjoy the specialized speakers, in-depth discussions, and Exhibit Hall.


Do you want to enjoy a fantastic family vacation?  The conference is one of the few whole-family activities available that really satisfy family members of all ages.  Attendees range from little babies to grandparents!  There are special funshops designed for younger and older children, teens, and adults, and many activities for families to enjoy together.


Are you looking for networking, support, and community?  Join over a thousand children, teens, and adults as we learn, play, and dance together.  You will love being surrounded by close-knit happy families and will have plenty of opportunities to connect with others.


Are you a teen looking for peers who are interesting, creative, and a whole lot of fun?   The conference teen program is planned by and for teens, themselves, and is legendary throughout the homeschooling community.  There are workshops, games, discussions, dances, and so much more.  Many teens come back year after year and look forward to it as one of the highlights of their year.


Stay up to date on conference news! Join the HSC Conference Discussion Group on Facebook.


Use the menu links above or the box links below to find the conference info you desire! 

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The speaker workshop submission period is now open. We encourage and welcome your contributions!

Conference Rates, Inspire Charter Registration,  Transfer Form & Fine Print

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There's more to do at Conference than you can possibly imagine....



So many spaces to explore and create.

Activity Areas


Please feel free to contact us with any questions or comment

Contact Conference Team

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Hotel Registration

DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose

2050 Gateway Place
San Jose, California, 95110



Our Teen Program is the largest teen-run homeschool conference program in the country. 

Teen Conference


It takes a lot of people to put on an event this big!  Have you considered being a volunteer?



Stay up to date on conference news!

Join HSC Conference Facebook Group

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Please join us at the 2020 HSC conference to hear our speakers !



Would you like to sponsor, exhibit, or advertise at HSC Conference 2020?

Exhibitor Hall


Frequently Asked Conference Questions.


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  • Anti-Bulllying Policy

  • Event Release of Liability

  • Responsibility of non-family minor attendees

Conference Policies

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