Blair Lee M.S. is the founder of Secular Eclectic Academic Homeschoolers and author for the critically acclaimed The Science of Climate Change and the R.E.A.L. Science Odyssey Series. Blair is a passionate advocate of innovative academics using secular materials. Blair’s goal is to empower educators to be innovative and create something unique and academically-rich when handcrafting a child’s journey through learning. Follow Blair at SEAHomeschoolers.com.Blair Lee
Barbara Oakley, PhD, PE is a Professor of Engineering at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan; the Ramón y Cajal Distinguished Scholar of Global Digital Learning at McMaster University; and Coursera’s inaugural “Innovation Instructor.” Dr. Oakley’s research has been described as “revolutionary” in the Wall Street Journal. She has won numerous teaching awards, including the American Society of Engineering Education’s Chester F. Carlson Award for technical innovation in engineering education. Together with Terrence Sejnowski, the Francis Crick Professor at the Salk Institute, she co-teaches Coursera – UC San Diego’s “Learning How to Learn.”Barbara Oakley
Julie Bogart is the popular voice of common sense and compassion in the homeschool community. She’s the creator of the innovative writing program called Brave Writer and the popular fast-growing practice called Poetry Teatime. She home educated her five children for 17 years who are now globe-trotting adults.
Julie draws from her work with tens of thousands of homeschool families over the last 20+ years, and her own homeschool journey to enrich the homeschool and parenting experience. Her writing program includes award-winning online writing classes and paradigm-shifting writing manuals that allow parents and kids to become allies in the writing process.