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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.

If you know the name of the evaluator you're looking for, you can select him or her from the box below.  To view the certification status of any Florida teacher, please visit the Florida Department of Education's Educator Certification Lookup page.

Herrera, Jennifer

Evaluator:Jennifer Herrera, MS, Ed
Contact Information: Phone: (786) 602-2106 • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Website
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.
Location(s): Miami
Cost: Portfolio Review: $30-$60; Academic Evaluations & Corrective Plans $100; Special Needs Evaluation including dyslexia or dyscalculia $250; Siblings deduct 50% from all fees

Hockenberry, Kathy

Evaluator:Kathy Hockenberry
Contact Information: Phone: (863) 667-2808 • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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

Holder-Boucaud, Claudine

Evaluator:Claudine Holder-Boucaud
Contact Information: Phone: (347) 284-6814 • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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
Cost: $30, Negotiable

Jacobs, Nancy

Evaluator:Nancy Jacobs
Contact Information: Phone: (352) 585-4851 • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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.
Location(s): Hernando County
Cost: I charge $35.00 and give discounts to multiple student families.

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