My son just started the 8th grade and my wife and I recently received some news that we were hoping for. My son is Dyslexic. I can hear some of you now saying “You were actually hoping for this?” We are not cruel nor do we wish him any ill will. It’s just that after three years, we now know a key reason for his struggles at school and are in a position to help. Continue reading “Dyslexia: Suffering in Silence”
A Dad’s Daily Word
I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.
3 John 1:4
If you are the parent of a special needs child, you have (or will soon) run across an Individual Education Plan (IEP). Continue reading “The Importance of the Individual Education Plan”
This article originally appeared in The Good Men Project on July 7, 2017.
Parent Involvement can Maximize any Child’s Potential
Recently, my wife and I were invited to speak at a Family Retreat Weekend in Austin, Texas that was sponsored by the Texas School for the Deaf (TSD). Continue reading “Four Important Considerations for Educating Children With Special Needs”