Massachusetts Homeschool Organization of Parent Educators
"Promoting and safeguarding home education to the glory of God"


2017 Speakers

Brian Ray

Brian D. Ray, Ph.D. founded the National Home Education Research Institute in 1990 as a 501(c)3 non-profit research organization, and is the president of the institute. He holds his Ph.D. in science education from Oregon State University, his M.S. in zoology from Ohio University, and his B.S. in biology from the University of Puget Sound. Dr. Ray has been a middle school and high school classroom teacher in both public and private schools, an undergraduate college professor, and a university professor at the graduate level. He is a leading international expert with regard to homeschool research. Dr. Ray executes and publishes research, speaks to the public, testifies before legislators, and serves as an expert witness in courts.


  • Ensuring Scientific Literacy
  • Common Challenges to and Succeeding in Home-Based Education (for parents who think or feel they are new to homeschooling)
  • Swimming Upstream: The Water Gets Clearer (or, Why You Should [Continue to] Homeschool [at Any Age])
  • Whatever! Why Not Be Part of the 87%? (General Session)
  • High Test Scores: Is That Why We Homeschool?
  • Isolationism or Teaching Them When They Lie, Sit, Rise, and Walk


Coming Events

April 27 - 29, 2017
Annual Convention

June 10, 2017
Formal Graduation

June 17, 2017
Used Curriculum Sale

Important Links

Neighboring State Christian Homeschool Organizations

CT   ME   NH   NY


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