Your audience probably has a common desire:
They want to equip their children to thrive.
In striving to provide a rigorous education for their children that will prepare them for life's challenges, they may feel overwhelmed, burdened, or consumed.
Through my engaging workshops that include practical suggestions and real life examples, your audience will learn how to simplify their homeschool planning, make learning fun, and disciple their children.
They will leave feeling inspired and refreshed.
They will no longer feel the pressure of what they should do, but will feel empowered to teach their children how to learn and have fun doing it.
What Others Are Saying
I just wanted to say what a joy it was to be in your workshops and learn from your wisdom. You had some refreshing ideas that I plan to implement into my homeschool day.
Crystal Wagner is a delightful speaker with a relevant and inspiring message for parents. She has an engaging style and offers practical application to the ideas she presents.
Like a rich stock, Crystal takes Charlotte Mason’s ideas and simmers them down into an easily digestible form where they are easy to understand and implement. To listen to Crystal speak is to dip from the pot of her hours of research and insight for a very pleasant and practical meal.
Five Principles That Have Most Impacted My Homeschool
Are Charlotte Mason's principles as relevant today as they were when she implemented them in her schools in the early 1900’s? In this workshop we will explore how five of Ms. Mason's principles have impacted our homeschool. These principles can guide and shape not only your homeschool, but your relationships and home atmosphere as well. Whether you are curious about the Charlotte Mason method or are ready to start implementing it, you will leave with simple and practical suggestions of how you can breathe life into your homeschool.
How to Incorporate Simple Math Activities Into Your Preschooler’s Day
Preschool is a time of wonder, excitement, and energy—theirs, not yours. It is also a time to lay a foundation for future academic studies. Learn how you can incorporate simple math activities into your preschooler’s day to lay a strong foundation for mathematical thinking. This is not just one more thing to add to your already full plate. You will learn how to incorporate these activities into your everyday routine with minimal advance planning.
Help Your Child Like Math Instead of Loathe It
Many parents and children alike hate math lessons. The mere mention of math makes their knees tremble. We often do not realize how many different ways we painlessly experience math everyday. In this workshop, we will explore common reasons children do not like math and ways to help them overcome the tears and frustrations. You will leave with practical suggestions to incorporate math into your children’s daily lives which will help them learn to view themselves as capable mathematicians. They may never truly love math, but they can learn to like it.
Geography: The World is Your Classroom
Our world seems to be shrinking every day. We hear of news happening on the other side of the world as it happens. We can hop on the Internet and see pictures of friends in other countries. Learn how you can take advantage of this digital age and incorporate a global perspective to simplify your geography studies. Whether you supplement your current geography studies with these practical suggestions or use them to plan your geography studies, your children will be inspired to have a panoramic view of the world as they learn about other cultures and places.
Parenting and Discipleship Topics
Create an Atmosphere Where Children Thrive
Even though there is no guaranteed step-by-step guide or formula for raising children, there are key elements that will help you create an atmosphere where your children can thrive. Learn how to create more margin in your weekly schedule in order to foster curiosity and creativity. Discover how to get your children excited about learning and encourage them to take responsibility for their own education. Learn how to create a relaxed, inviting, and forgiving atmosphere where learning happens naturally.
Crystal Wagner believes learning is not confined to a book or “school hours,” but is a lifestyle that positively impacts generations. She helps homeschool parents learn practical ways to simplify homeschool planning, make learning fun, and disciple their children. You can learn more about Crystal at www.triumphantlearning.com.
More About Crystal
Crystal has a Master’s degree in Accounting and was a Certified Public Accountant working in auditing, systems analysis, and church administration before staying home to educate her children. She has been studying the philosophies of Charlotte Mason, Louis Benezet, and Jane Healy among others since 2006. She uses the knowledge and skills she has learned to create a rich learning environment for her children, and she inspires others to do the same.
Teaching Parents Association, Wichita, KS
OCHEC Homeschool Convention, Oklahoma City, OK
AFHE Homeschool Convention, Phoenix, AZ
NICHE Homeschool Convention, Iowa City, IA
SHEM Homeschool Convention, Springfield, MO
OCHEC Homeschool Convention, Oklahoma City, OK
Tulsa Homeschool Expo, Tulsa, OK
LEAH Homeschool Convention, Rochester, NY
Homeschool Planet Live Demo, Online Webinar
AFHE Homeschool Convention Vendor Workshop, Phoenix, AZ
OCHEC Homeschool Convention Vendor Workshop, Tulsa, OK
OCHEC Homeschool Convention Vendor Workshop, Oklahoma City, OK
Lifelong Learners Summer Seminar, Oklahoma City, OK
Edmond Home Educators, Edmond, OK
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I wasn’t sure what to expect – would it be too far beyond my reach? It wasn’t! Crystal does a good job of making an intentional math lifestyle possible for the average person through examples and her passion for the subject.
The math and geography sessions I attended at the Summer Seminar were both outstanding! Crystal was not only fully prepared and engaging, but the host of resources, data, and research behind her methods were completely sound. I did not go away feeling burdened with one more thing to add to our calendar, but felt excited and fully prepared to implement the simple methods of training in these areas!
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