Category Archives for Special Needs Conference 2016

Special Needs Independence – Everyone Can Help

This live presentation aired during the 2016 Homeschooling Special Needs ConferenceTeaching Independence to Special Needs Children – Everyone CAN Help!It seems everyone talks about teaching our children the value of work, but what does that look like when your child has special needs? These kinds of skills can be challenging sometimes for homeschool parents. Learn […]

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Teaching the Non-Verbal Child

This live presentation aired during the 2016 Homeschooling Special Needs ConferenceHOW TO TEACH THE NON-VERBAL CHILD: If You Think Your Child Can’t Read, Think Again!One of the greatest accomplishments for a parent is to see their child reading, especially for the nonverbal child. In this lecture, you will learn how Dr. Handy has helped nonverbal […]

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Kids With Accelerated Learning Abilities KOALAS

This live presentation aired during the 2016 Homeschooling Special Needs ConferenceGifted children are not their IQ. They are more resilient than you think. Is your child precocious or a late bloomer? What are some of their challenges? What do they need? Develop their creativity. Develop the whole child. Come learn great tips and techniques for […]

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Flipboard for homeschooling on the spectrum

This workshop was presented in the 2016 Special Needs Conference – December 7, 2016 Don’t Flip Out…Flipboard!!  Come and learn a fantastic FREE tool for incorporating technology in a safe, creative environment.  Flipboard is a major part of Lynne’s homeschooling of her 17 year old high functioning autistic son. In this seminar Lynne will show how Flipboard […]

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Planning and goal setting with a special needs child

This workshop was presented in the 2016 Special Needs Conference – December 7, 2016  Planning your Homeschooling Special Needs Journey  Homeschooling an exceptional child is a journey. What do you need to know to get to your destination? Your child struggles with some part of learning, or perhaps has given up. How do you establish wise […]

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Transitioning HFA from homeschool to independence

High Functioning Autism: Transitioning From Homeschool to IndependenceThis live presentation aired on:December 6, 2016 – Special Needs Conference”In a 2008 study of 200 families with transition-age and adult children with an ASD, conducted by the University of Miami/Nova Southeastern University CARD, 74% of the respondents were unemployed and 74% of those employed worked less than […]

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Joyous Connections: A Master Storyteller’s Secrets for Reaching and Teaching Children with Disabilities and Special Needs

This live presentation aired on:December 6, 2016 – Special Needs ConferenceIn this adult seminar, Jim demonstrates how stories and storytelling are a powerful source of life skills and academic content for children and adults with special needs and challenges. Students will learn how experiencing stories profoundly increases learning and retention and improves communication. Jim will […]

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How to Beat the Falling Behind Cycle

This live presentation aired on:December 6, 2016 – Special Needs ConferenceWhat do you do when someone tells you that your special needs child is “behind”? We beat ourselves up every day trying to shake this, and constantly compare our child to others their age who have no diagnosis. In this keynote, you will learn some […]

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