For more than 25 years, Big Country Home Educators has supported homeschool families of the Texas Big Country. Located in Abilene, TX, we offer homeschool families in the area a number of types of support. BCHE is a non-profit Christian led organization, led by an elected board of volunteers. We provide resources in the areas of mentoring, events, and networking to help families have the richest home education experience possible. If you live in West Texas, and are a home educator, we would love to have you join us!
Whether you are brand new to homeschooling, or a veteran, we can help you find friends and resources to enhance your homeschool life. We have teams within our organization that provide support in the form of mentoring, special events, and activities. We encourage each family to engage in the lives of others, and to use the resources at our disposal to help each other.
As we grow and times change, so does our group. Let BCHE be there for you. If you have any questions, please contact us. We would love to hear from you. If you would like to join, please click here. If you would like to learn more, click here.
May God bless you, your family, and your homeschool!
A few of this year's activities...
Are your kiddos ready for new books? Want to sell last year's curriculum to help fund this year's purchases? The new school year is coming fast! Make room on your shelves for new curriculum by joining the BCHE Used Book & Curriculum Sale!
We're adding a new section this year: homemade products! While the books and curriculum will still be sold in a consignment format, those wishing to sell HOMEMADE ITEMS (baked goods, crafts, jewelry, etc) may purchase table space just for that purpose!
Elmwood West UMC
1:00pm - 4:00pm
No cost to SHOP.
Register to be a Book/Curriculum SELLER and/or a Homemade Goods VENDOR.
As many of you know, our local homeschool community was rocked yesterday by a tragic car accident that took the lives of two precious young girls and left the mom in the hospital with serious injuries. The Lindley family funeral and medical expenses will be extensive and any help with donations will be greatly appreciated. Let us pull together across the community to make a difference in the lives of this sweet, sweet family. You may use the link below to donate--every penny goes to the bank account set up by Friday School Co-Op as per family request. We'll be collecting cards, donations, etc., at BCHE Co-Op on Monday as well. You can also make a cash or check donation and give it to any board member or mail it to PO Box 6861, Abilene, TX 79608. Please remember to uphold this family in your prayers for comfort, healing, and strength. The road ahead is long.
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Members ages 5+ can join us for drop-off P.E. classes, where we learn and play classic recess games and group sports! Bring your sack lunch and enjoy some hang out time with friends.
If you're a member, log in for details. If you haven't joined BCHE, yet, click the button on the right!
BCHE offers weekly group classes to help member families complete subjects that are unfamiliar, difficult to teach one-on-one, or are better engaged in a group setting.
Some of the Spring 2018 Class Offerings:
Classes fill up quickly! We hope you'll join us! Log in or join now for more information.
BCHE has something to do almost every week of the year! Between our regular events like Skate & Bowl, Zoo Class, and Sports Ed, and our Field Trips, groups, and special events, we stay busy. You can be as active as you want!
~ 2018 Middle School Banquet ~
This special event is just for our middle school members! Registration is open--log in for details and to register!
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Big Country Home Educators serves the entire Big Country Area. Cities include, but are not limited to, Abilene, Anson, Baird, Brownwood, Cisco, Clyde, Coleman, Colorado City, Cross Plains, Early, Eastland, Haskell, Hawley, Lawn, Merkel, Rotan, Snyder, Sweetwater, Throckmorton, Tye, and Winters.