Why Homeschooling Is The Best Choice For My Child With Special Needs
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Why Homeschooling Is The Best Choice For My Child With Special Needs

For a long time, I wondered if we’d made the right choice. Now, I know. This is why homeschooling is the best choice for my child with special needs.  As I type this, I am an hour away from my youngest son’s IEP meeting. Although we homeschool, in order to be eligible for special educations…

What Are The Qualifications For Homeschooling A Child With Special Needs?
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What Are The Qualifications For Homeschooling A Child With Special Needs?

“What Are The Qualifications For Homeschooling A Child With Special Needs?” It’s a question I am asked all the time.  “Aren’t you worried that you are keeping him from really getting the help he needs?” “You don’t want your son to miss out on the professional help the school system provides.” “How can you possibly…

Are My Son’s Learning Accommodations Unfair?
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Are My Son’s Learning Accommodations Unfair?

My son needs significant accommodations in his learning. Is this unfair to other children? As my son completed the neuropsychological evaluation, the doctor pulled me aside. “It’s difficult for us to get a full picture of his attention issues. He has learning accommodations in place that make things easy for him, but don’t work in…

The Surprising Benefits Of Online Therapies For Children
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The Surprising Benefits Of Online Therapies For Children

We made the decision to enroll my youngest son in a homeschool charter school last year. To say I was nervous about the decision is an understatement. (If you are in a state that does not offer this choice, please allow me to explain. In California, several charter school options have been developed over the…