Lisa Cox began homeschooling in 2002 and is now retired from homeschooling after graduating both boys. She has a permanent Ohio teaching certificate and she is a licensed intervention specialist for grades prek-12. In 2004, she started signing homeschool portfolio assessment forms, and her clientele has grown substantially each year. Lisa is also a Jon Peterson Scholarship Provider, extending special education services for homeschooled children who have an IEP. In addition, she is also an Orton-Gillingham Reading Tutor, Homeschool Consultant, and year-round "mom encourager" and co-admin on Ohio Homeschooling Parents.