Southwest Home Education Ministry

Other Interests and Opportunities

Field Trips

 

Field Trips Online

Southwest Missouri
Pamela Cooper – 417-595-7153 – Facebook Email

FIELD TRIPS!!! is a non-profit organization for home education families providing a one-stop service between the homeschool & business communities in southwest Missouri through both small & large group interactive FIELD TRIPS!!! There are no membership fees required to join FIELD TRIPS!!! Additional information and policies can be found on the website.


Living Waters Ranch

Osceola
Joyce Brown – 417-859-0258 – Email

LWR has a leadership course, zip line, giant slide, fishing, shooting benches, and more to offer for day trips, overnights, or weekends.


Interest Groups

 

American Heritage Girls

Springfield
Kathryn Mainka – 417-766-8156 – Email


Teen Politics

 

Missouri Teen Pact

National Office – 888-343-1776 – Email
Laurel Morton, MO Coordinator – 816-510-2628 – Email
Karen Collins, MO Co-Coordinator – Email


Speech and Debate

 

Lighthouse Speech and Debate

Springfield
Kimberly Gray – Email

Lighthouse Speech & Debate Club meets on Tuesday mornings from 9:30AM-11:30AM at Evergreen Church from September until April.  Lighthouse is a participating member of STOA, a national speech & debate organization, and hosts a local tournament each February.  We offer platform, interpretive, and limited-prep speech events as well as Lincoln Douglas, Team Policy, and Parliamentary Debate for students age 12-18.


Transform Debate Club

Noah Gray – Email

Transform debate club is offering Lincoln Douglas and Team Policy debate.  Transform meets Saturdays from 12-2 beginning September 20, 2014.  It is led by Noah Gray, a homeschool graduate, and veteran debater.  Noah is also available for private debate coaching.  The club will compete with STOA homeschool debate league (stoausa.org).  Cost is $150 for the year.


Tutors

 

Gayle Pollock – 417-343-8281

I am a Certified teacher and have had experience in teaching and tutoring Reading, English, Science, and Math.  I have just finished homeschooling all four of my children throughout their entire education.  Call me for more information.