We’ve got a great weekend planned for you!

You’ll be encouraged and equipped for the home education adventure and gain inspiration and ideas!



Click to learn about discounts for those who are:
• first-time convention attendees
• single parent homeschoolers
• members of the U.S. military
• Christian pastors or ministers

  • Pre-registration (online) will be open April 4 - June 23, 2023. Pre-registration is a benefit of current AFHE membership. 
  • You must be logged in on your AFHE member profile to access the registration form April 4 - June 23.
  • Log in and go to Member Benefits.
  • After June 23, registration will only be available during the event (July 13-15).
  • Discount admission offers are available exclusively for AFHE Members. Visit our Registration Discounts page to see if you qualify. Non-member convention admission will be sold at the door.
  • Adult convention admission fees do not include the per-family AFHE Membership annual fee of $35. If your family's membership expires prior to August 1, 2023 or if you are not yet a member, renew or join first in order to be ready for onsite registration.
  • The admission fee is good for both Friday and Saturday. Whether you attend one or both days, it's a fantastic value!
  • ADULT ADMISSION: Adult admission is for an individual adult or married couple. Free spouse admission is included to encourage husbands and wives to attend together. NOTE: If your spouse is not able to join you, you may not bring a friend in your husband or wife's place.
  • YOUTH & GRAD GENERAL ADMISSION $12: Children and teens ages 6-18* and unmarried homeschooled graduates still living at home or enrolled in college qualify for the youth general admission rate. Youth and grad general admission is the same price for pre-registration and on-site. Youth and grad general admission do not include Teen Program registration. Learn more at Children & Teens.
    *Children age 5 and under are free of charge and do not require registration.
  •  CHRISTIAN TEEN PROGRAM $35: Each year we strive to present a program for teens that will enrich, inform, and edify. We engage specifically Christian speakers and organizations to present our Teen Programs. For the 2023 Convention, there will be a combination of sessions that are both practical and inspirational in nature. Teen Program registration includes Convention admission, and is the same price for pre-registration or onsite (space available). Space is limited. Read program descriptions at the Children & Teens page.
  • GRANDPARENTS FREE: We recognize the importance of grandparents in the homeschool context! Non-homeschooling grandparents (not homeschooling their own children) attend free with their adult registered child. Welcome!


Children and teens are invited to attend with their parents who are registered for the Convention. Children under age 12 must remain with their parent or an adult.


  • ages 6-18 (ages 5 and under are admitted free of charge)
  • same price throughout April-May-June and onsite.
Read more about fun for kids at the 2023 Convention.


  • available for ages 12-18
  • same price throughout April-May-June and onsite
  • includes Convention admission
More programming details are found on the Children & Teens page.


AFHE recognizes the importance of grandparents in the homeschool context! Non-homeschooling grandparents attend free with their adult registered child. Welcome!
(A grandparent who is still homeschooling any of his/her own children must purchase separate adult admission.)


  • unmarried young adult attending college or living at home with the registered adult
  • same price throughout April-May-June and onsite

REGISTRATION COORDINATOR: registration@afhe.org



REFUNDS/CANCELLATION POLICY: AFHE Membership and Convention Registration are non-refundable and non-transferable. Please know that you are supporting a non-profit organization that serves the Arizona homeschool community all year long and we appreciate your support. Unredeemed registrations are considered a tax-deductible contribution to AFHE and, upon written request, we will provide a receipt for tax purposes.
OUT OF STATE ATTENDEES: We welcome out-of-state residents at our convention and enjoy having attendees from neighboring states and around the country join us each year.
NON-MEMBER PRICING: Non-member pricing is only available at the door. Out-of-state attendees may wish to become AFHE members to get the best admission pricing as well as some of our member benefits such as a subscription to the AFHE magazine, Homeschool Arizona.
ADDING TO YOUR ALREADY COMPLETED REGISTRATION: If you have already completed your Convention registration and you need to add your spouse, child, teen program, or other items, please email our registration coordinator to assist you.
Join with your fellow homeschool moms (grandmoms are welcome, too!) for this special night of encouragement with Connie Albers!

Connie Albers is a leading author, podcaster, and speaker dedicated to supporting parents and homeschoolers. With her book Parenting Beyond the Rules and podcast "Equipped To Be," she provides positive parenting strategies for today's families and helps Christian women discover and develop their gifts, strengths, and talents to navigate all seasons of life. Featured on multiple media outlets, Connie is a trusted voice on balancing life's demands.
This will be an intimate, interactive evening of warm fellowship, heartfelt encouragement, and fun. We will RETREAT by stepping out of the swiftly moving current of our busy lives for a couple of hours, and RECHARGE as we listen, ponder, and fellowship together.

Friday, July 14 | 6:30-8:30 PM | Room 162-163
Cost is $19 per person
Dessert and beverages provided

Tickets may be added to your online registration (available to AFHE members), or purchased onsite (space available). Only 140 tickets will be sold! 

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