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Home Educating Our Autistic Spectrum Children : Paths Are Made by Walking.

Author/Creator:
Cowlishaw, Kitt.
Publication:
London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2001.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (302 pages)
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Subjects:
Autism in children.
Autistic children -- Education.
Home schooling.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
In this book parents who have chosen the home education option for their children on the autistic spectrum candidly relate their experiences: how they reached the decision to educate at home, how they set about the task, and their feelings about the issues raised by their actions.
Contents:
COVER
Home educating our autistic spectrum children: Paths are made by walking
Contents
Acknowledgments
Editor's note
1 Introduction
2 So, what's the problem with school?
3 Square pegs don't fit round holes (Robert's story)
4 Home truths (Stephen's story)
5 Is this normal? (Kevin's story)
6 But will he ever speak to me? (Greg's story)
7 In the real world, it's OK to be different (Alex's story)
8 An inspiration to us all (Matthew's story)
9 Once a homeschooler, always a homeschooler (John's story)
10 Being himself (Tristan's story)
11 The difficult child (Alexandra's story)
12 Three springs for a summer (David's story)
13 Liberated by the label (Mark's story)
14 Living without the label
15 I've decided to home educate-what do I do next?
16 An outline of the law and practice of home-based education
17 Finding support and information
The Contributors
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Cohen, Rachel.
Dowty, Terri.
Pyles, Lise.
Other format:
Print version: Cowlishaw, Kitt Home Educating Our Autistic Spectrum Children
ISBN:
9781846421907
9781843100379
OCLC:
614731138