Peggy Ployhar

Preparing Your Special Needs Child for Life Beyond Homeschool

By: Peggy Ployhar


?Transitioning? has become the big push for special educators in formalizing the process of moving special needs children from a formal school setting to an adult living and working situation. For each child, the transition process is unique in relation to his/her needs, abilities, and Godly purpose. Peggy will guide you through the transition maze and help you gain a greater understanding of topics like guardianship, Individual Service Plans (ISP?s), alternative post-secondary education options, life and study skill acquisition/planning, post-secondary accommodations, college entrance exams, and much more. No matter what age your child is or the level of his/her special need, you will gain valuable information from this talk on how to be prepared and ?contentious? about the future decisions through which you will need to navigate regarding your child?s education and transition into adult life.