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10 Things You Can Do Right Now To Help A Resistant Learner
It’s the number one question I hear from parents.
What do I do when my child is obstinate and resistant to learning?
Resistance is often an element of education in general, and particularly present when your children have learning differences and additional needs.
This is a compilation of all my best tips and tricks to help you immediately tackle resistance in your home and help your child more effectively learn.
I am so glad you are here.
Different By Design Learning is dedicated to helping parents of children with learning differences, behavioral challenges and special needs.
You’ll find honest, practical resources and encouragement as you help your child learn at home.
How Different By Design Learning can help you
Information and support for both learning and life as a parent of a child with differences.
Shawna offers in-person and online educational support to both learners and their parents.
Strength Based Learning Support
Individualized, Strength Based Learning Plans, made especially for your child.
Shawna has written four books for parents of special needs – Everyday Autism, Special Education at Home, Parenting Chaos and her latest, Homeschooling Your Child With Special Needs.
Shawna Wingert is a special education teacher turned educational consultant, parent coach, speaker and writer. She is also a homeschooling mom of two brilliant boys with differences and special needs.Shawna has written four books for parents of special needs – Everyday Autism, Special Education at Home, Parenting Chaos and her latest, Homeschooling Your Child With Special Needs. She has also been featured in special needs discussions on Today.com, The Mighty, Simple Homeschool, and The Huffington Post.
You can find her online here at DifferentByDesignLearning.com and in person, as a featured speaker at Great Homeschool Conventions.
“I do not teach my pupils. I only provide the conditions in which they learn .” Albert Einstein
What Parents Say
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/ Mom of two differently wired children
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Jessie / Mom of ten-year-old boy
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