Some homeschool co-ops struggle to open their doors to children with special needs.
Has your co-op opened its doors to children with special needs?
I belonged to a co-op for over 10 years that had several children with special needs. Some mild, some severe.
The co-op was a place where they could fit in and learn at their pace.
HSLDA’s daily radio show Homeschool Heartbeat recently addressed the issue of special needs children in homeschool co-ops. HSLDA Special Needs Coordinator Faith Berens shares how homeschool co–ops can provide encouragement and great opportunities for their families!
“Children with special needs can benefit greatly from participating in [a homeschool co-op].”—Faith Berens
Listen to the entire program here
or listen via iTunes here (look for the program dated 11/3/13 through 11/6/13)
Share your experiences with having special needs children in you co-op in the comments section.