teaching strategies

Fostering Creativity – A Balancing Act

Originally Published: February 2000 An environment that encourages creativity is one that includes opportunities for children to explore and discover, and offers a broad base of experiences followed by opportunities for imitation. That, I think, is common knowledge. Another very important ingredient, however, may frequently be overlooked—the specific training in skills that will allow students …

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Strategies for Teaching Kids with Special Needs

Although every child is unique and specific needs vary, there are a number of recommendations I find myself making to almost all of the homeschooling families I work with who homeschool children with special needs. Hopefully, they will prove helpful to you as well. The Environment: Children struggling with learning often compare themselves with others …

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