We’re a community of homeschoolers and unschoolers in Central Maryland who support school choice. We offer in-person classes and online courses nationwide. We provide a warm, friendly, and inclusive environment where students are respected and affirmed.


We believe smaller class sizes deliver more teacher interaction, more collaboration, and allow for tailored lessons for students. Max. 4-15 students.


We offer in-person classes outdoors at local farms and parks. We study in learning pods of up to 15 students.

Certified Umbrella Group

We provide legal legitimacy to your homeschool program with annual portfolio reviews in the months of January and June.


We make quality education affordable with 8-week and 12-week courses, rolling admissions and affordable tuition payments.

Choose your Fall Courses

Get access to an accredited private homeschool cooperative with state-approved curriculum, highly engaging and small, group classes with 4-15 students.  If you don’t have a cookie-cutter situation and would like to speak to a representative to help navigate the website or ask questions, please click here.

Frequently asked questions

We cut to the chase.  Here are simple answers to the most frequently asked questions.  Our education ministry seeks to serve and support homeschooling families during (and beyond) COVID-19. Read more

Our certified tutors and instructors supplement courses with curriculum from Khan Academy, Calvert, and The Walking Classrooms.

On a monthly basis we post 1-2 field trips/events to the Meetup calendar.  We balance a virtual experience with a hands-on, Charlotte Mason real-world approach.

On a daily basis students are expected to complete 20-mins. of study per subject. They’re expected to attend online & in-person classes alongside teachers and classmates 1x a week.

No, we offer in-person classes held at our Columbia facility and outdoors at local parks and farms.

The majority of our students are ages 6 to 13 years old, but we provide instruction for K-12, including college prep courses and dual-enrollment for highschoolers. Transcripts, state recognized HS diploma and college credit provided to graduates.

Yes, we’re registered with the MSDE to supervise home instruction; Approved Maryland Umbrella Group, that provides virtual and annual reviews. Read more

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Our members say

“My kids and I have really enjoyed being a part of this community through the gatherings and field trips with the meetup, and being involved in the co-op classes. I recommend the meetup group and the co-op classes!”
Emily Lujano
Unschooling Mom of 3
"Loved the group for socializing and classes. My daughter loves the robotics class and recess. We found the children and the parents to be very welcoming. So happy we found this group!"
Ana Gabrea
Working Mom of 2
“Really thoughtful and well done classes! Instructors were very prepared and classes were well controlled. I was thankful kids were encouraged by the teacher to stay on task and that she held their attention. Very well done!"
Jenny Novak
Military Mom of 2
"As a mom homeschooling multiple age levels I have benefited immensely from the support and friendship of the other families who are members!"
Katy Miller
Homemaker Mom of 4