Beth has taught homeschool parent qualifying courses at various community colleges since 1993. She homeschooled her two youngest children from birth to college entrance. She is a certificated Washington State teacher who has an M.Ed. degree from the University of Washington. She has provided written academic progress reports for children receiving home-based instruction since 1985 and coordinated standardized testing for homeschool support groups from 1990 - 2010, testing in excess of 1,200 homeschooled students annually. She is a past chair of the Washington Homeschool Organization and continues to be a requested speaker for homeschool support groups.