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Bringing Central Inspire Families Together

April 10, 2019

Hello Inspire Families,


The seasons are changing, and we have moved into the 4th quarter of this school year. Enrichment Adventures are wrapping up, and our CAASSP testing is in full swing.


I hope you will find information in this newsletter that will enrich your homeschool journey!

Inspire's Online Subscription Package 2019-2020


We are happy to announce the OSP options for the 2019-2020 school year!


We have over 20 subscriptions to choose from! They are broken down into 3 categories: Curriculum, Educational Apps, and Resources.


Main Program students get to choose 5 of the subscriptions to receive for free! The retail value of these subscriptions is worth $2,400 +


Main Program students who do not want any of the online subscriptions are able to opt-out for $400 in additional instructional funds. The opt-out funds will be distributed on February 1st, 2020.


Students in the Preferred Vendor Program are able to choose 2 online subscriptions to receive for free.


The flyer below has the 2019-2020 subscriptions listed. You can also click here for a brief description of each. More information to come!

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Interested in Audible Books?

Audible .com has one of the largest selections of audiobooks and original audio performances anywhere. Books can be listened to through the Audible app or on any internet enabled device.


Inspire families can now purchase Audible books through the Enrichment Centre and receive a 30% discount on orders. When entering your order, please only include 1 book per order. Each book must be ordered separately.

A Note from Our Family Liaisons

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A Note From the Lending Library

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How to Return Enrichment Items

Spring Cleaning? Thinking about next year?


When you are ready to return the non-consumable educational items you ordered from the Enrichment System, they can be returned to the Lending Library or to your HST.


Please fill out one form per student, and list items individually.


You may keep items from year to year, as long as you remain enrolled in Inspire. Items returned will be placed in the Lending Library to be used by other families.


If the link to download this form does not work, I have also attached it to the email. You can also request this form from your HST.

Marine Science Camp


Interested in the annual Marine Science Family Camp at Emerald Bay? Sign up on the Catalina Interest list so you will receive updates and notice of when this opportunity will go live on InspirationStation.org later this week.


https://tinyurl.com/Catalina2019InterestList

More info about this trip is available by clicking on this link:


http://tinyurl.com/CatalinaInfo2019

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Vendor Spotlight

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California Homeschool Parent Association

Something new and exciting!


Parents will have the opportunity to join our new Inspire parent non-profit group. This will be a separate non-profit organization for the parents, organized and lead by parents. Even though it is exclusive to Inspire parents, it will be called California Homeschool Parent Association (CHPA). It will be a statewide PTO/Booster organization that has local divisions in general by county. All county parent leaders will be chosen by the parents.


Central Valley Homeschool Convention -- Fresno

Have you registered for the Central Valley Homeschool Convention in Fresno this summer? You can use your funds to attend and Inspire Enrichment Staff will be on hand to allow you to purchase materials with your funds at the conference.


The list of vendors attending just keeps growing, and the speakers who are coming should be so encouraging to you on your homeschool journey.

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