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Resources for Homeschooling Special Needs

Homeschooling is an exciting journey, a lifestyle change, and a different road entirely for any family.  The decision to take your child’s education into your own hands is intimidating, enlightening, freeing, and even stressful, regardless of how much they may excel in certain subjects or feel challenged in others.   However, perhaps you have an amazing […]


Tips for Homeschooling a Child with Special Needs

Homeschooling is an excellent choice for many children with special needs.  After all, the flexible, personalized education can provide the exact structure they need tailored specifically to their strengths and weaknesses.


How to Modify Curriculum for Special Needs

With an abundance of homeschool curriculum, the absence of a curriculum that meets the unique needs of students with special requirements stands out. Find tips to modify curriculum to meet those unique needs.


Real Advice on Helping Special Needs Children through the Holidays

Let’s face it, in addition to being a joyous holiday season, Christmas can be extremely stressful for everyone. When you have a child with special needs it can be even more challenging, especially for that child. Their senses can become overloaded with bright lights, festive music, and different smells. Not to mention that the holidays […]


Summer Homeschooling Children With Special Needs

Sponsored post by Time4Learning.com The challenges you face with your children with special needs don’t go away just because it’s summer. You may even feel more challenged during these months because of the additional free time. And taking time off, even for a few weeks, can result in the infamous summer brain drain. While relaxing, […]


Special Needs and Homeschooling – 8 Benefits

Visit the Special Needs Section of Homeschool.com Special Needs Students – The Advantages of Homeschooling While every child is special and has specific needs, some students learn differently than others. Students with special needs may have learning delays or behavior challenges, or they may work on a level that is different from their peers. We […]


Encouragement for Families with Special Needs

Homeschooling a child with special needs takes a great deal of patience and determination, but most of all – love. Parents of children with special needs typically are needed constantly, and even in the best situations that can be draining. Our homeschool.com team includes several parents who share this journey. We know how important it […]


Curriculum Resources That Address Special Needs

Looking for a special needs curriculum that accommodates your student’s particular requirements can be very overwhelming. Our experience over the years has shown that there are a handful of tried and tested curriculums that fit children with special needs. We’ve pulled together some of the highlights that we have found helpful and we hope you […]


5 Tips for Special Needs Homeschooling

If you've decided to make the move toward homeschooling your teen, that's fantastic! We want to see you succeed in this goal, so we've put together some quick tips from parents of children with various special needs. Read on for more...