|Evaluator:||Jennifer Herrera, MS, Ed|
|Certification(s):||Elementary K-6, Reading K-12 Also evaluators at office: ESE K-12, Math 6-12, ESOL, Speech & Occupational|
|Qualifications & Experience:||15 years clinical reading experience with special needs students, 7 years classroom teaching experience, 4 years college professor in School of Education ESE Dept.|
|What to Expect at Your Evaluation:||We conduct evaluations at our office or your home. Evaluations range from portfolio review to evaluations for children with special needs including: (SLD) dyslexia/dyscalculia, speech delays, delays in fine and gross motor, Autism/PDD, NLD and Processing Deficits. All of our evaluators are certified in their specialized area. We provide free-no obligation consultations and corrective intervention plans for parent implementation to supplement curriculum.|
|Cost:||Portfolio Review: $30-$60; Academic Evaluations & Corrective Plans $100; Special Needs Evaluation including dyslexia or dyscalculia $250; Siblings deduct 50% from all fees|
Florida Homeschool Evaluators and Test Administrators
Below is an alphabetical list of homeschool evaluators throughout Florida. Choosing an evaluator is a personal decision and we encourage you to shop around and ask other homeschoolers in your area who they recommend. For tips on choosing an evaluator, please read How to Choose a Homeschool Evaluator. For information on your evaluation options, read Florida Homeschool Evaluations. If you are a homeschool evaluator and would like to be included in our directory, please send us your information. If you need to have your information changed or removed, please contact us.
|Certification(s):||FL Certified Teacher since 1990|
|Qualifications & Experience:||B.A. in English Education
9 years in public education
7 years as a home educator
|What to Expect at Your Evaluation:||I like to see a portfolio with curriculum or materials used, list of books read to and/or by the student, a log of educational activities, samples of school work that show progress of the student. I also offer a DIBELS reading assessment for K- 5th grades. In an evaluation, I sit with the student to look through the portfolio. I will ask a few casual questions to involve them in the process of the evaluation.|
|Location(s):||Lakeland (Polk County)|
|Cost:||$25 per student|
|Certification(s):||Florida Certified 6-12 Biology
(Certification license #757539)
|Qualifications & Experience:||Masters in Education. I have homeschooled 3 children and have been an advisor/evaluator to many.|
|What to Expect at Your Evaluation:||I evaluate FLVS students only. I review the FLVS transcripts and sample work by email/dropbox, then conduct a short discussion based assessment with the student. Quick and simple - 24-48 hours turn around time.|
|Location(s):||All counties in Florida - Online only|
|Certification(s):||I am a certified teacher with a Special Education degree.|
|Qualifications & Experience:||I do portfolio reviews and testing.
I do standardized testing in Hernando County in May.
|Cost:||I charge $35.00 and give discounts to multiple student families.|