Homeschool vendors play an important role in helping you plan your homeschool experience. As you are deciding on curriculum to use for your family, consider supporting homeschool vendors directly. Many of them are homeschool parents themselves!
To help connect you with quality resources and services, we’ve assembled this list of OCEANetwork event exhibitors worth browsing. Note that some of the links below are affiliate links (indicated by asterisks), meaning OCEANetwork will receive a small portion of the sale. It’s a great way to to bless your family, support homeschool vendors, and support our year-round work to protect and expand homeschool freedom in Oregon!
OCEANetwork Featured Exhibitors
Featured exhibitors include those who have participated in the most recent OCEANetwork event. Enjoy fantastic homeschool and family discipleship resources from these exhibitors!
Curriculum and Planning
The A Year of Poetry Tea Time Series is designed to make poetry a fun and enjoyable experience. These poetry books should be on every home or classroom bookshelf. They will provide you with hundreds of age-appropriate poems in diverse styles and themes.
RightStart™ Mathematics is a complete elementary and middle-school program that uses visualization of quantities, de-emphasizes counting, and provides strategies and games for learning the facts. The primary learning tool is the AL Abacus, a specially designed two-sided abacus that is both kinesthetic and visual.
* BJU Press Homeschool – BJU Press is a publisher of textbooks and video lessons for homeschool families. We are committed to creating materials that help parents deliver an education that is based on sound educational principles, inspires a joy in learning, and is rooted in a solid biblical worldview.
Cultivated Learning – You CAN do this! As parents, you get this short window of time to raise your children up and we know you want to make the most of it. Cultivating learning means being intentional with how we learn. It means being intentional with how we live. We are here to help you create a home where learning is a natural part of living.
EduTaters – My Student Logbooks are designed to make the daily homeschool management as simple and easy as possible, so you can stay focused on the big picture: changing the world for Christ, one little heart at a time.
Character Concepts helps parents train children in excellent character. Kids will master chracter essentials, internalize God’s Word, and be equipped to thrive.
Fearless Faithful Mom offers help and encouragement for your journey as a mom and a homeschooler. If you’re looking for a curriculum that will help inspire your kids to learn deeply, they’ve got you covered with a fantastic geography and history curriculum that will help your kids learn to love and understand the world God created.
Living Waters Spanish offers a Christ-centered curriculum that includes Bible study, discussion about what God is doing in our lives, Scripture memorization, praise, prayer and an optional Mexico mission trip. We offer a controlled immersion approach, spending most of our time in Spanish during our live online classes and in the homework, in a way that is understandable all the way along. Immersion is effective for teaching Spanish well and quickly. When we take students to Mexico in March or June it is thrilling to see how much Spanish they know.
Lone Mountain Creations (Robinson Books) brought their popular homeschool game, VoeCabEweLairE. This is a truly fun and educational game that the whole family can play and enjoy. The game has a unique design that enables it to be played by children and adults of all ages and language skills, and still be fun and educational. And it will improve vocabulary skills. The game is designed for 2-8 players, from 5 years old and up.
Homeschool your children with the enjoyable SCM Charlotte Mason curriculum. We’ll show you how to confidently teach your whole family together using the Charlotte Mason method, , and our open-and-go daily plans. You will find all the support you need to be successful.
SneakerBlossom Study Guides are Christian, classical, versatile, & affordable. The study guides are offered in versions that fit your family’s unique needs. All study guides include comprehension questions, discussion questions, and character and place indexing. Many also include map work, vocabulary, and art appreciation. Check them out today!
Teaching Textbooks is the award-winning homeschool math app that experts describe as beyond open and go. No other homeschool curriculum lifts the entire burden of math education off the parent. TT does this by:
- eliminating the need for lesson plans.
- being available on any device, anytime, anywhere, even offline.
- grading every one of the thousands of problems in each grade level.
- providing step-by-step audiovisual solutions for every single problem.
- offering a free tutor helpline for any customer that needs extra help.
Camps, Classes, and Destinations
Creation Encounter Field Trips – Our purpose is to provide quality creation field study, tours, road guides, and other information glorifying God as Creator. We also conduct special field trips for local pastor groups, and offer “tailor-made” creation programs for various organizations. Our mission is to help believers defend the reliability of the Bible and to support the church in fulfilling its Great Commission.
ALERT Academy’s purpose is to forge extraordinary men who influence their world for Christ. ALERT utilizes a military-style structure, intentional discipleship, unique experiences, and professional skills training to create an environment that facilitates the forging process. Our goal is to create men who are spiritually sound, physically fit, and ready to serve.
Glen’s Gizmos – At Glen’s Gizmos we strive to create exceptional opportunities for families like yours. Our drive is to strengthen families because families are a big part of God’s plan. May all generations have eyes to see Christ’s redemptive work in the World.
Post-High School Education
Corban University – A private Christian university in Salem, Oregon, USA, offering more than 50 undergraduate and graduate programs of study, both on campus and online. Established in 1935, the University has a rich history of educating Christians who will make a difference in the world for Jesus Christ.
Grand Canyon University – A private Christian university located in Phoenix, Arizona dedicated to helping students change their lives for the better through education. They offer a wide range of programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels that you can earn on campus and online.
Northwest University is a regionally accredited, Christian institution awarding associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Located in Kirkland, Washington, we have been preparing students to lead in their careers since 1934 and offer a variety of degree programs to meet the needs of an ever-changing society.
Gutenberg College – An educational institution that exists to educate individuals and to foster both an understanding of the biblical worldview and a desire to pursue truth conscientiously. Gutenberg seeks to accomplish this mission through an undergraduate “Great Books” liberal arts program.
Multnomah University – It is the mission of Multnomah University to equip Christian students through higher education to become biblically competent, academically proficient, spiritually formed, and culturally engaged servant leaders, shaped to be a transforming force in the church, community, and world. Join us in the heart of Portland.
Evaluations and Special Needs
For thirty years, parents have come to Basic Skills for standardized achievement testing, private tutoring, and our ever-popular home school high school diploma program. We offer many other areas of professional support to students in all academic levels and situations, in Oregon and nationwide.
We Change The Way You Learn! For over 37 years, HELP has offered successful, drug-free treatment for children and adults with learning problems through affordable, personalized instruction.
Positive Learning Solutions, LLC – Professional, personalized, and caring educational interventions, assessments, & training for professionals as an Irlen Diagnostician, Structure of Intellect education therapy practitioner, and does Barton dyslexia tutoring.
Sensible Speech is Salem’s leading occupational therapy & speech therapy clinic for all aages. We are confident that with our team of therapists, we can find the right therapist to help you with you Occupational or Speech Therapy needs!
Books and Authors
Cheryl’s Christian Books – Cheryl Delamarer, Christian Author & Speaker. Books and talks providing words for the heart to build character, provide guidance according to the Scriptures.
Uncle Rick Audios – Learn Scripture, character, and history with Uncle Rick: Captivating Audio Books for Kids.
Escape to a world of faith-filled adventure. Are you looking for a fresh perspective on the age-old Bible accounts? Amy Earl’s stories are full of action, romance, and humor, but more importantly, they reveal the power of grace and hope.
Inheritance Publications (USA) provides literature and historical fiction for children, teens, and adults! Find your next wholesome read here.
Laura L. Morgan, Author of Redemption at Dead Man’s Hole (Adventures of Rogan Chaffey Book 1). She is a middle school English Language Arts teacher in Lewiston, Idaho. She has been married to her fellow adventurer, Trent, for thirty-three years, and has three daughters, three sons-in-law, and six grandchildren. She loves family adventures in God’s beautiful creation: hiking, boating, hunting, camping, and fishing. Her hobbies include reading, writing, and photography.
From the Mid-west to the West Coast, Kandi J Wyatt writes books that blend reality and fantasy with worlds that you long to live in and characters you love in order to bring hope and light to kids (and their parents, too). She weaves faith into her worlds to give them an eternal spark that ignites imagination and leaves you with a sense of wonder.
Lamplighter Ministries stories are much more than good and wholesome reading that focus on godly character traits. The books are edited within a Biblical theological framework to ensure that each story reflects the character of God and provides key Scriptures to be stored within the heart. The text has been enhanced with helpful footnotes and woven with threads of Biblical truths.
Learning Ladyhood Press specializes in books that encourage women to joyfully embody all that God has designed for them to be in Him. If you enjoy the blog, you will love these books by Gwendolyn Harmon!
Discover Jack Dublin books! History and fantasy collide on a quest for lost treasure through the old west! A three volume series that spans four continents and six decades… the thrilling, unexpected, history-bending finale is here. Is it truth stranger than fiction or fiction stranger than truth? You decide on this epic quest! Find these and more at Oldenworld Books.
Christina Suzann Nelson, Author and Speaker – Christina Suzann Nelson is an inspirational speaker and the award-winning author of If We Make It Home,Swimming in the Deep End, More Than We Remember, and The Way It Should Be. She writes and speaks about hope after dysfunction. Christina is over the top about her passion for faith, family, fiction, and foster care.
The Familyman – Your one stop shop for everything dad. Along with encouraging products, you’ll find all kinds of real life stories, examples, and practical advice to becoming the dad your family needs. So enjoy your visit and keep up the good work.
Help Mission Aviation Fellowship bring the love of Christ to isolated people. People living in isolation are cut off from the outside world, with little to no access to health care, education, supplies, and the hope of the gospel. Our airplanes are the only way many people living in remote jungles, deserts, and mountains have access to life-giving necessities and the love of Christ. You can help us—and the hundreds of churches, missionaries, and organizations we serve—bring help, hope, and healing to the ends of the earth.
Constitution IQ Project – The Constitution IQ Project is an Oregon organization that exists to Equip citizens to be active stewards of their community through civic and constitutional literacy.
HSLDA Compassion Grants help homeschool families continue homeschooling through difficult times. Since 1994, we have given over 15,000 grants to families facing natural disasters or struggling through financial hardships.
NHERI (National Home Education Research Institute) conducts homeschooling research and educates the public concerning the findings of all related research. NHERI executes, evaluates, and disseminates studies and information (e.g., statistics, facts, data) on homeschooling, publishes reports and the peer-reviewed scholarly journal Home School Researcher, and serves in consulting, academic achievement tests, and expert witness (in courts and legislatures).
Since 2001, NCFCA Christian Speech & Debate League has empowered students to apply and communicate their worldview with skill and clarity. Whether a student is terrified of public speaking or loves a rousing debate, our training and competition will provide a supportive opportunity for them to apply a biblical worldview to real-life issues.
WordWielder is run by a veteran homeschooling mom whose goal is to come alongside parents to teach writing and literature. WordWielder offers classes and tutoring onsite and online featuring classically-oriented curricula such as IEW, CiRCE Institute, Omnibus and the Great Books.
More Great Resources & Past Conference Exhibitors
- Accelerated Christian Education (ACE)
- Adventurous Life
- * Awesome Science Media
- Backyard Bowyer
- Be Broken Ministries
- Beautiful Feet Books
- Bennington Properties
- Brick Circuit
- BrimWood Press
- Brinkman Adventures
- Christian Culinary Academy
- Christian Light Education
- Circle C Adventures
- * Covenant Eyes
- Denise Steele (The Mystery of the Magna Carta)
- Discover Unit Studies
- Discovery Toys
- * Exodus Books – Homeschool Book Store in Oregon
- Family Renewal
- Film School 4 Teens
- Hands 4 Building
- Healing Lives, LLC
- HomeLink Yakima
- * The HomeScholar
- Home School Foundation / HSLDA Compassion
- Homeschool Outdoor School
- * Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW)
- iFLY Portland
- Living Waters Science
- Lilla Rose (independent Stylist)
- Master Books
- The Medical Transcription Service
- Moody Aviation
- Mount St Helens Creation Center
- N.I.N.E. Enterprises
- Northwest Treasures Geology
- Oregon Agriculture in the Classroom
- PictureThis! Ministries
- Places, Please!
- * A Plan in Place – Customized Homeschool Planners
- Raising Real Men
- Read Right Systems
- Remember Nhu
- Rhino the Game
- Samaritan Ministries
- ShillerLearning: Montessori at Home
- SPED Homeschool
- Thinking Kids Press
- Twin Rocks Friends Camp
- Two Masters/Compass Financial Ministries
- Worldview Academy
- * YWAMPublishing.com