Tag Archives: special needs

Honoring 6 Influential Women Who Changed the Face of Special Needs Education

March 8th is International Women’s Day. Living in a time when women are free, powerful, and influential, it’s difficult to conceive how hard women had to work to carve a path for themselves in the world. Women authors hid their names behind male pseudonyms and initials. Bank accounts were in their husband’s name. The only […]

A Love Letter to Homeschoolers

There comes a time in every homeschooling family’s life when overwhelm takes over, motivation runs dry, and that well of best intentions ends up on the wayside. For days such as these, I remember our ‘why’ behind homeschooling and I remember that support abounds. I felt compelled to write a few words of encouragement and […]

Parents as Love Therapists

In spending time with my son in a children’s hospital, I can’t help but take in the sights and sounds and learn a thing or two about humanity. Being surrounded by so many other parents of children with special needs is both comforting and heartbreaking – especially in this setting. I find myself listening to […]