Category Archives for Reading Disabilities

Auditory Processing Presentation

Are you constantly having to repeat yourself?Does your child’s teacher say he has an attention problem, but you know it’s something else?Does she easily get “lost” in conversations or confused with just a few instructions?We’ll discuss the crucial role of the auditory processing system and how sound therapy and audio-vocal training can dramatically improve learning.  […]

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Brilliant Learning Tips for Students Who Learn Differently

Children who are labeled with learning challenges simply learn differently. Learn specific tips and strategies that will open the window of opportunity for teaching your child, making learning fun and increasing accuracy. Learn how to determine your child’s learningstrength and how to implement these strengths into every area of curriculum. More about JoQueta Handy: JoQueta […]

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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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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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Special Needs Parents Roundtables 2015

The roundtable discussions were led by homeschool parents who are homeschooling or have homeschooled special needs children.  They began a variety of discussion points, and the audience was invited to participate with their feedback, questions, and tips!  This was truly an incredible, effective panel:Amy and Anthony Palethorpe Belinda Ballantyne Ruth Agla REPLAYS for the Roundtable sessions […]

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Homeschooling a Child with Learning Challenges

This workshop was presented in the 2015 Special Needs Conference – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access! How do you homeschool a child with special needs? Kathy Kuhl discusses how to customize curriculum, schedule, and plans for your child’s unique strengths, weaknesses, and interests. She shows you how to find materials and get support, and how to decide […]

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