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)


World Languages Online Academy & Tutoring Services

Arlin Baymus (California)


Arlin has been teaching foreign languages for the past 10+ years. She is fluent in German; oversees Family Academy’s world languages department which includes Latin American Spanish 1, 2, 3; Spanish 1 and 2  for College Prep and has access to additional teachers in many other languages.


Special Education & Testing Services:

Maggie Dail (Oklahoma)
Angel Garrett (Nebraska)
Laura Barnes (Oklahoma)
Emma Elliott (California)
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.



Jessica Cook of Salisbury, Maryland. 



Robert Green of Henderson, Nevada. 


Washington State:

Family Academy Main 5-Day Campus (K-5)
Rebecca Baker, Shari Stahlberg, Shelbie Killough, Wendi Blythe
Wendi runs a PreK-4th grade with before and aftercare.

PreK-5th – currently looking for a new 5th grade teacher for next year.

Our Private School Extension Programs Include:

Arlington Learning Center
Diana McAlister, Pam Burley, and Lynn Sutton
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.

Auburn Homeschool Assistance / Highline Tutoring and Testing Center
Chris & Wendy Wenger

Grace Christian School, Brewster, WA
Shan Miller
Shan is a Washington State certificated teacher who currently has openings for 5th and 6th-grade students.

Puget Sound Academic Center of Burien
John & Tammie Elliott
John and Tammie have walked alongside homeschoolers to offer their combined 35 years of experience homeschooling their own children. K-12 includes accreditation availability for 9-12th grades.

Salmon Creek Learning Center of Vancouver
Carrie Patterson
Carrie offers homeschool consultation, accountability, non-test assessments, and testing.

Special Education & Testing Services
Maggie Dail (Oklahoma), Angel Garrett (Nebraska), Laura Barnes (Oklahoma), Emma Elliott (California), Marianna Thien
Unlocking Learning Potential
Maggie and her associate Brain Trainers specialize in helping students with learning challenges, offering various online services.

Stanwood Camano Learning Center
Teresa VanSant
Teresa is a certificated teacher in Washington state and her specialty is curriculum development. If you need assistance in producing a curriculum of any kind, she can help you. She is currently doing consultations weekly with home educators. Call for an appointment.

Stride Christian Academy of Stanwood
Whitney Sapp & Susan Hart
Stride Christian Academy uses the Learning Design and methodologies of the Acton Academy model, providing a nurturing, deep-learning, student-centered learning environment.

The Balladone Academy and Joy First Learning Center in Des Moines
Stephanie Balladone
Stephanie holds an ACSI certification and teaches PreK-3rd grade.

The Education Express of Port Angeles/Sequim
Scooter Perlwitz
Scooter 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.

Plus new locations coming soon:  Stanwood, WA; Tukwila, WA; Bellevue, WA; West Seattle, WA; Everett, WA.