Heather Hall is a wife and mother. She and her husband have been blessed to raise (thus far) 10 children. Heather has homeschooled their children from the very beginning—continually learning as she teaches them. She has taught with the Principle Approach® philosophy and method in her homeschool from the onset. Currently, three of their children are graduated from their Principle Approach® homeschool. Their family is a second generation homeschool family.
Their oldest son is attending a Christian University and applies the Principle Approach® to his assignments and he is married. Their oldest daughter is currently attending a Principle Approach® college in order to obtain her Bachelor’s degree in Christian Education (in elementary grades with a Principle Approach® focus). Their next daughter is considering her options and is currently writing a series of books for Christian youth.
Heather has started and taught in a Principle Approach® homeschool co-op along side her husband for several years. Overall, her main focus has been teaching art with Bible principles. She has also hosted and lead Principle Approach® book clubs and enjoyed Classic Literature Studies with its homeschool members.
Heather received her Certificate of Completion in Ben Gilmore’s Principles of American Government course in 2019.
She also obtained her Principle Approach® Master Teacher certification from the Foundation for American Christian Education in 2021. Under this certification is also training in curriculum development.
One of her passions and part of her lifework is to help make the Principle Approach® become more well-known in the Christian homeschool community and easier to implement in Christian homeschools.
Heather has a degree in Visual Communications. And, has training in online marketing and owns and operates VA by Design—her cottage Virtual Assistant business. Additionally, she makes online courses and has collaborated with Patrick and Vicki Nurre of Northwest Treasures on the Science and Art of Geology course.
She has published Principle Approach® curriculum available at her Principled Academy website.
She has her first book set to be published for 2022, Art is Discipleship: A Practical Guide for Influencing the Culture for Christ.
You can find her and her husband podcasting at their Principle Approach® podcast, Principles in Practice Podcast: Homeschooling with Purpose. And, you can find Heather writing at her Principle Approach® website principledacademy.com.
Bible verses that inspire her work:
“And thou shalt rehearse them continually unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou tarriest in thine house, and as thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up:” -Deuteronomy 6:8 (1599 Geneva Bible)
“Go therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the Name of the Father, and the Son, and the holy Ghost,” -Matthew 28:18 (1599 Geneva Bible)
“And they shall be of thee, that shall build the old waste places: thou shalt raise up the foundations for many generations, and thou shalt be called the repairer of the breach, and the restorer of the paths to dwell in.” -Isaiah 58:12 (1599 Geneva Bible)