Ellen Crain: The busy homeschool parent’s guide to starting a co-op

Do you wish there was a secular homeschool co-op in your area, but you’re not sure how to start one? This workshop is for you! We will give recipes for a few different types of co-ops ranging from a very simple social group to a formal academic co-op, and discuss how to set them up and the pitfalls to avoid. The bulk of the talk will deal with the most complicated option: a formal academic co-op with paid instructors. Topics will include: – – How to recruit instructors and members – Finding a meeting place – Building the community...

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