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Workshops & Events

 High School to College Workshop Series

October 20, 2018 In Tukwila

February 23, 2019 in Spokane

Presented by Linda Love Gorordo

Take any individually or discount for all 4


Workshops #1 & #2 are designed for homeschoolers ,  Workshops #3 & #4 are designed for homeschool, public or private school families

#1: Homeschooling High School

Whether you are just thinking, just starting or already in the thick of it, this workshop will give you the information necessary to  homeschool on a path to college entrance.  We’ll cover year by year planning for college entrance, credits, diplomas, curriculum, standardized testing (PSAT, SAT, ACT), hybrid options, Running Start, extra-curriculars and special concerns like unschooling and athletics.

Saturday, October 20, 2018: 9:30-11:00 am Tukwila

Saturday, February 23, 2019: 8:30-10:00 am Spokane

#2: Transcripts & Documents for the College App Process

You’ll learn how to put together a typical package of required documents for homeschoolers to apply to college.  We’ll cover transcripts, course descriptions, reading lists, counselor letters, school profiles and letters of recommendation.

Saturday, October 20, 2018: 11:00 am-12:30 pm Tukwila

Saturday, February 23, 2019: 10:15-11:45 am Spokane

#3: The College Application Process

We’ll help you help your student figure out where, when, and how to apply. Topics include choosing Safety Reach & Fit schools, early action, early decision, rolling admission, The Common Application, artist/maker/athlete concerns as well as goal setting and balancing the process between parent and student.

Saturday, October 20, 2018: 1:00-2:30 pm Tukwila

Saturday, February 23, 2019: 12:30-2:00 pm Spokane

#4:  Financial Aid 101

Understanding the financial aid process is key to making good decisions and maximizing available aid in today’s economic environment.  The Financial Aid application process, sticker price, merit aid vs. needs based aid, private vs. public, EFC, FAFSA & PROFILE, loans, grants, scholarships and special circumstances will be covered.

Saturday, October 20, 2018: 2:45-4:15pm Tukwila

February 23, 2019, 2:00-3:30 pm Spokane


FREE ADDITIONAL WORKSHOP:  Introduction to Homeschooling

For anyone considering homeschooling or just starting out who wants info on the law, resources and getting started.  Please register if you plan to come so we have enough seating.  Note:  this is NOT a qualifying course.

Saturday, October 20, 2018: 8:30-9:15 am Tukwila Only


Cost:  $25 per workshop, or $90 for all 4.

 Price for two people from the same family schooling the same student (such as parent & teen or two parents or parent & grandparent) $40 per workshop, or $120 for all 4

Location: Tukwila Community Center, 12424 42nd Ave S, Tukwila, WA 98168

Holiday Inn Express, 9220 E. Mission Ave, Spokane, WA 99206


Event Venue Date
High School To College 4 Workshop Special - Spokane Holiday Inn Express
  • February 23, 2019 8:30 am
Homeschooling High School - Spokane Holiday Inn Express
  • February 23, 2019 8:30 am
Transcripts & Documents - Spokane Holiday Inn Express
  • February 23, 2019 10:15 am
The College Application Process - Spokane Holiday Inn Express
  • February 23, 2019 12:30 pm
Financial Aid 101 - Spokane Holiday Inn Express
  • February 23, 2019 2:00 pm