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Self-Directed Education for Neurodiverse Children

When raising/educating neurodiverse children (autistic, ADHD, OCD, PDA, etc.), it can be a challenge to figure out how best to educate them so that they can succeed at school and in life. In A Different Way to Learn: Neurodiversity and Self-Directed Education, Naomi Fisher, a clinical psychologist with a Ph.D. in developmental cognitive psychology, offers some ways to approach the challenge.

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Do You or Your Child Have ADHD?

When it comes to parenting and homeschooling a child with neurological differences, knowledge and understanding can help a great deal. ADHD 2.0 is a fascinating, informative, and practical guide to living and thriving with an ADHD mind.

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Homeschooling Children Who Are Wired Differently
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Homeschooling Kids who are Wired Differently

The Homeschooling Saints Podcast is a wonderful resource for Catholic homeschoolers. Check out Episode 9 on Homeschooling Kids Who Are Wired Differently.   Episode 9:…

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Homeschooling Neurodiverse Children
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Appreciating our Neurodiverse Children

Our traditional school system spends a great deal of time trying to fit square pegs into round holes. Thankfully, in recent years, there has started…

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How to Help your Child Cope with Stress
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How to Help Your Child Cope with Stress

What is Stress? When we think of stress we might think of the pressures of adult living – the pile of work that needs to…

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Are You Homeschooling a Child who is “Differently Wired?”

Do you have a child who is “differently wired?” Perhaps he or she has an official diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, learning disability,…

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ADHD and Homeschooling

Here is an interesting study on children diagnosed with ADHD and the positive effect homeschooling can have: Freedom to Learn

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