An Overview of our Teachers:

We are continually looking to grow our network of  Teacher Consultants.  Do you know of a gifted educator who would love to provide educational support to homeschooling families?  Please direct them here. 


(Listed by location)


Maggie Dail
Angel Garrett
Laura Barnes
Emma Elliott
Family Academy Online
Unlocking Learning Potential
Maggie and her associate Brain Trainers specialize in helping students with learning challenges, offering various online services.  Click here for more information.

Washington State:

Arlington –

Diana McAlister
Rebecca Jolly

Pam Burley

Arlington Learning Center
Diana has been helping homeschooling families for nearly forty years, assisted in writing the homeschool law for Washington State, and is the founder of Family Academy® .  Rebecca, Diana’s daughter, follows in her mother’s footsteps helping homeschoolers, and is herself a gifted educator. 

Burien –

John & Tammie Elliott
Puget Sound Academic Center
John and Tammie have walked alongside homeschoolers to offer their combined 33 years of experience homeschooling their own children.  K-12 includes accreditation availability for 9-12th grades. 

Chris & Wendy Wenger
Highline Tutoring and Testing Center
Chris and Wendy offer a variety of tutoring services to homeschooling families, with the option of meeting in-person or online.

Marysville –

Whitney Sapp
Lynn Sutton

Stride Christian Academy
Stride Christian Academy uses the Learning Design and methodologies of the Acton Academy model, providing a nurturing, deep-learning, student-centered learning environment.

Nola Smith
Pacific Learning Solutions
Nola offers:  Tutoring, Home-School Extension program, PACE and testing.

Port Angeles –

Scooter Perlwitz
The Education Express
offers tutoring in all subjects (specializing in math), as well as credit retrieval and individual oversight.   Tutoring is provided both in-person and virtually.  Additionally, she mentors homeschool parents, helping them choose the best material for their students. The Education Express is a homeschool supply store and tutoring service.  

Vancouver –

Carrie Patterson
Salmon Creek Learning Center
Carrie offers: Homeschool consultation, accountability, non-test assessments and testing.