Kristen FeganKristen Fegan is a veteran homeschool mom to 6, who wants to fill a need for her children to have a steady, rich community without sacrificing a top-notch home education. She’s passionate about school choice, respectful parenting, project-based learning, open-ended play and exploration, road trips, crafts, and coffee. Prior to being immersed in the homeschooling world, Kristen was an executive in the hotel industry for 10 years and really took long, hot showers for granted.
Session: Building a Tinkering Culture in your Homeschool
Do you have kids who love to build? Are they hungry to learn about robots, coding, electronics and making – but you don’t have a clue where to start? Join Kristen as she shares simple ways to introduce the foundations of the Maker Movement to your homeschool, while fostering an encouraging, confidence-building, no-fail ‘tinkering’ culture in your family. We’ll discover the best books, equipment, and materials to get started, as well as simple strategies for making over your existing curriculum to encourage innovation and creativity.