Homeschool mother Becky Abrams started homeschooling out of desperation. “By October homeschooling was a disaster!” she said. Her 3 sons were miserable and lonely, and Becky had a newborn and was lonely herself! She tells host Carol Topp how desperation and necessity drove Becky to start a homeschool field trip group and later launch a homeschool co-op–all as a brand new homeschooler herself!
In today’s podcast Carol Topp interviews homeschool leader Becky Abrams who started and leads a homeschool co-op in Oregon.
In this episode of the HomeschoolCPA (12 minutes) podcast Becky explains:
- Why she started homeschooling her 3 sons
- What drove her to start meeting other homeschool families
- How she connected with other homeschool families as a new homeschooler
- What she did when her sons needed to find friends
In the podcast Carol mentioned …
How to Start Them, Run Them and not Burn Out
Have you ever thought about starting a homeschool co-op like Becky did? Are you afraid it will be too much work? Do you think you’ll have to do it all by yourself? Starting a homeschool co-op can be easy! This book Homeschool Co-ops: How to Start Them, Run Them and Not Burn Out will give you ideas, inspiration, tips, wisdom and the tools you need to start a homeschool co-op, run it and not burn out!
Carol Topp, CPA