Podcast Episode #24 – A Family’s Experience with Special Needs

Finding What Works Listen in on another open conversation with Angelle. She’s a mom of 3 children, both adopted and biological, two of whom have special needs. Angelle shares how the family discovered the special needs and how they were diagnosed over time. A story that many can relate to, Angelle went to countless specialists searching for answers and support.

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Podcast Episode #23 – One Family’s Educational Journey

Finding What Works Listen in on a heartfelt conversation with Angelle. She’s a mom of 3 children, both adopted and biological. Angelle has learned to work with the challenges familiar to most parents of children with special needs. Angelle and her husband went from searching for diagnoses for their children through a multitude of testing, to leaving public school for

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Podcast Episode #21 – From Public School to Unschooling

Journey to Unschooling I’d like to introduce you to Tanya and her 16-year-old son, Gavin. They currently live in New York, but I met them when they were living in St. Petersburg, Florida several years ago. I also had the privilege of hosting Gavin for a month in Mexico with my son, so I got to see firsthand what Gavin

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Podcast Episode #18 – Meeting Unique Needs

Educating Our Kids Consciously parenting runs through all areas of life, including learning environments. Instead of pushing through life, rolling over and shutting down emotional responses – both in ourselves and with our children – consciously parenting takes a different route. Children’s emotions are allowed, valued, and approached with care. The totality of each individual’s temperament and perspective is welcomed

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Podcast Episode #17 – Changing Educational Paths

Educating Our Kids How do you know when it’s time to leap into the unknown and take a new educational path? Can happiness really be the touchstone we turn to when making family decisions? Most of us grew up without the opportunity to choose our own educational path. Once on a particular path, our culture promotes commitment and follow through.

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