Homeschool Iowa is thrilled to announce our newest service: Special Needs Advisors.
These amazing women have years of combined experience homeschooling children with special needs.
They've graciously agreed to serve as advisors and encouragers to other parents who are homeschooling children with special learning challenges.
Our Homeschool Iowa Special Needs Advisors can be accessed by any current Homeschool Iowa member.
Meet Our Special Needs Advisors
Kim has been married for over 30 years and has two children who have both graduated.
Even so, Kim notes that, for a special needs mom, the learning never ends!
She has encouraged both homeschool and public school special needs moms for many years.
Homeschool Iowa has benefitted as well from Kim's expert assistance with special needs projects and programming.
Kim also has experience serving as a parent partner for the AEA, going with families to IEP meetings as an advocate.
KIM'S EXPERIENCE AREAS:
- Physical Disabilities
- Intellectual Disabilities
- Cerebral Palsy
- Sensory Processing Disorder
- Auditory Processing Disorder
- Autism Spectrum
- Accessibility Issues
- Special Needs Adoption
Erin brings a wealth of experience to her service as a Special Needs Advisor.
She is a longtime homeschooling mother of five, a homeschool supervising teacher, and a past homeschool support group leader.
Three of Erin's five children had special learning needs.
She is familiar with IEPs and both private and public school services for meeting special needs.
ERIN'S EXPERIENCE AREAS:
- Auditory Processing
- Nonverbal Learning Disorder
- Speech Therapy
Please note that our Advisors are happy to assist you with your questions about homeschooling special needs children, but they are not able to provide diagnostic advice or design IEPs.
Access to our Homeschool Iowa Special Needs Advisors is just one of the many benefits of Homeschool Iowa membership.
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