Why Your Special Needs Child Needs You to Get Out of the Box
About this Webinar
Your child learns at their own pace in their own time. This educational journey at home should provide both give and take. Celebrate the areas where your child excels by getting outside the box!
Peggy Ployhar, SPED Homeschool Founder & CEO, is a leader in the specialized education homeschooling community and a frequent writer and speaker on specialized education homeschooling issues. Peggy’s journey into homeschooling started 17 years ago when her oldest child was diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome.
Peggy is the former THSC (Texas Home School Coalition) Special Needs Team Lead, MACHE (Minnesota Association of Christian Home Educators) Special Needs Coordinator and MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) Area Coordinator for MN, ND and SD.
Dawn is a homeschooler, the SPED Homeschool Teaching manager, a department coordinator of her local co-op, and a group facilitator. She has been married to her husband David for 13 years and has three children. She has a son and twin daughters. Before becoming a homeschooling mom, Dawn worked as a teacher and special education teacher for 10 years. She taught 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade for 7 years, then was blessed to teach PPCD and children with Autism in an ABLE unit.
After using BookShark's curriculum with her three daughters for several years, she joined their team as a convention representative, helping homeschoolers choose the right programs for their families at in-person events. Now she assists homeschoolers across the world in her new role as a community manager. She loves it when a parent, unsure of their ability to homeschool their child, discovers they more than capable with the right curriculum!