“Ya Gotta Do What Ya Gotta Do.”

Diane Flynn Keith is first and foremost Papa’s daughter. Diane was born and raised on the San Francisco Peninsula along with her older sister Carol and younger brother Brad. She still lives on the Peninsula where she and her husband Cliff reared their two sons, Nick and Chad.

Diane is also an alternative education specialist, parenting coach, and author of the book, Carschooling: Over 350 Entertaining Games & Activities To Turn Travel Time Into Learning Timewww.Carschooling.com.

She is the Editor-In-Chief of Homefires.com, and is recognized nationally and internationally as an expert in education outside the traditional classroom walls.  She has contributed to four popular books on the topic of homeschooling.

Diane coaches thousands of parents through her websites, writing, private consultations and speaking engagements.

Diane has enjoyed nearly 20 years of experience as a featured guest experton the topic of alternative education (especially homeschooling) for television and radio on major networks including ABC, CBS, and NBC.  She has been interviewed, quoted or featured for publications such as The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The San Francisco Chronicle, The San Jose Mercury News, The Contra Costa Times, and many more.

Because Ms.Keith is a renowned and trusted voice in alternative education, she is a popular Keynote Speaker at education conferences throughout the U.S.

Diane maintains several popular websites including:

She publishes e-newsletters that include Carschooling and Universal Preschool. Diane strives to liberate families from conventional schooling.

To help parents and children reach their full potential and enjoy the extraordinary lives they deserve, Diane is sharing the wit, wisdom, and loving heart of her father through “Papa’s Pearls.”