Beverly Hernandez

Homeschooling Expert


  • Former administrator of a large independent study program
  • Former owner and operator of a bookstore for homeschoolers


Beverly Hernandez is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles on homeschooling for over 12 years. She is a veteran homeschooler who taught her own children from preschool through high school. Hernandez was formerly the administrator of a large independent study program and the owner and operator of a bookstore for homeschoolers.


Hernandez is a graduate of Excelsior High School. She studied at Cerritos College and has attended numerous homeschool training seminars and conventions.

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

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