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Yes. And it can be a great option! Whether your child is physically or mentally disabled or has a specific learning disability or a learning block, homeschooling may be the best option to help them thrive educationally. You may not be a special education expert, but you are an expert on your child. You can find your state’s homeschool requirements here. And you've got lots of helpful special needs resources and support available from HSLDA’s Educational Consultants.

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Tips for Conquering the Fear of Labels

Has your homeschooled child been diagnosed with a disability? Are you concerned about the impact of that label on your child? Disability diagnosis does not have to define your child as a human being! Learn more.
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Specific Guidance: Applying for SAT and ACT Accommodations

Are you wondering: How do I document teen’s disability? Which accommodation(s) should I request?
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Is My Child Struggling with a Mild Difficulty or a Learning Disability?

If you have a struggling learner, homeschooling gives you tremendous freedom to adjust their learning experience—but how do you determine their level of need? Read on . . .
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Homeschooling an Outside-the-Box Child | Ep. 13

Does your child have a learning disability or mental struggle? Be encouraged by homeschool grad Nathan Clarkson as he shares from his experiences.
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6 Tips to Begin Homeschooling Your Special Needs Child

If your child was just diagnosed with a learning disability or a special need of any kind, there can be a myriad of emotions to deal with, such as shock, concern, fear, relief, anger, or sadness.
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Lifting Anchor: Preparing Students with Disabilities to Set Sail for College

Most parents are familiar with the options for their child after high school. But what if your child has a disability? Learn how to help your child with special needs thrive in college!
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Vermont Evidence Concerning Lack of Disability Form

For Vermont residents, this form is to be filled out by an independent professional as evidence that a child is or is not disabled.
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Why is learning so hard?

Is My Child Struggling with a Mild Difficulty or a Learning Disability? Try these checklists to help you understand the level of your student’s struggles and discover options for next steps.
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Jury Duty Laws in Rhode Island

Here’s what Rhode Island law says about jury duty exemptions for homeschool parents.
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ACT and SAT Testing Accommodations: What You Need to Know

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