Broward Homeschool Parent Support Group

Homeschooling Special needs


Parents  who choose to  homeschool their special-needs children operate on an  elevated level of determinnation,courage and  commitment . Not  only must  they go  against the  flow of  the  general public and  educational experts, but they also must accept  that certain schooling approaches that work well for other homeschool families are counterproductive for them.

However, just like all other home-educating parents, parents who homeschool children with learning difficulties strive to create a framework for effective learning. Finding a way to present material to a child while matching his learning style is of extra  concern in developing an effective  special needs homeschool program.

Home Schooling Children With  Special Needs by Sharon C. Hensley

Special Needs Resource Guide by Patricia Rendoff

Provides names and contact information for  manufacturers of  materials  for  special-needs students.



Strategies for Stuggling Learners - A guide for the Teaching Parent by Joe P. Sutton, Ph.D. and Connie J. Sutton, M.ED

Instructs parent on teaching children who  struggle with  learning, attention or behavior problems.