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Joey and Lisa Hajda are the homeschooling parents of ten children, aged 13 to 33 years.  Joey has a doctorate degree in veterinary medicine and a masters degree in secondary and higher education with emphasis in curriculum and instructional design. Lisa has a bachelors degree in animal and veterinary science, a masters degree in elementary curriculum and instruction and completed her coursework towards her doctorate in education.

Joey has taught science courses at the middle and high school levels for over 25 years, as well as at the local community college. Their children have been homeschooled since early childhood through high school. They live on a small farm in central Nebraska.