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Homeschooling a Child with Asperger's Syndrome

Vol. 119, Prg. 51–55
May 26–30, 2014


NOTE: The diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome has been placed under the autism spectrum disorder category, according to the American Psychiatric Association’s 2013 edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. This program week is a rerun from a program that originally aired in June 2012. We hope that the information presented is still helpful to our listeners even though the classification of Asperger’s has changed.

Do you have a child with Asperger’s Syndrome? Tune in to this week’s Home School Heartbeat to hear host Mike Smith and Dianne Craft explore this topic. They’ll be sharing information and insight about homeschooling children with Asperger’s, as well as how to guide them socially and academically.

“Since these children are often very curious, even gifted learners, at home they’re free to explore the topics of interest to them.”—Dianne Craft

Program Listing:

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5/26  
What Is Asperger’s?
5/27  
There’s No Place Like Home
5/28  
Learning My Way
5/29  
Building the Social Connection
5/30  
Come Alongside
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Dianne Craft

A former homeschool mom with a master’s degree in elementary and special education, Dianne has 25 years’ experience teaching bright, hardworking children who have to work too hard to learn. She teaches parents across the country how to help their children learn faster and easier, using therapies and strategies that are very effective while being very inexpensive. Dianne is a certified natural health professional specializing in natural treatments for children with attention, learning, and behavioral issues. She is also president of the educational consulting firm Child Diagnostics, Inc., in Littleton, Colorado.

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