Homeschooling Your Child with Special Needs
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What is missing from the homeschool agenda are encounters with the class bully and being the brunt of hurtful jokes. Also missing is the painful experience of being excluded or shunned by classmates -- an experience common to kids who learn differently. Parents of kids who leave the school system tell me that there is a remarkable change in their children after only a few weeks of homeschooling. Stress and anxiety levels plummet, and kids are often able to eliminate behavior-modifying medication. But the real changes occur after the second year of homeschooling. One mom observed, "My daughter is like a different child."
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