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Why Standard Early Intervention Programs May Not Be Helpful

November 07, 2021
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Our special guest this week on Empowering Homeschool Conversations was Marci Melzer, M.Ed./SLP Intuitive Speech-Language Pathologist Consultant. Marci shared with us about "Why Standard Early Intervention Programs May Not Be Helpful"Other topics covered in this episode:Why Early Intervention Programs ExistHow You Might Be Undermining Your Student's Ability to SucceedWays Parents Can Improve Early Childhood Intervention Program OutcomesWhy Unstructured Play is More Helpful Than Therapy#earlyintervention #specialeducation #learningdisabilityThank you WriteShop for sponsoring this episode of Empowering Homeschool Conversations. To learn more about WriteShop and the products they offer families home educating children with learning struggles, visit connect with Marci and her resources visit, to learn more about her language facilitation cards, use the following links:Language Facilitation Inspiration Cards: Facilitation Inspiration Card Video: find more resources, visit the SPED Homeschool website at

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Peggy Ployhar, SPED Homeschool Founder & CEO, is a physicist turned home educator who left a lucrative career in the medical device industry to teach the struggling learners in her own home.

Peggy founded SPED Homeschool in 2017 after working in the special education homeschooling industry for over a decade and now she and her team empower families across the globe to homeschool students with diverse learning needs.

She is certified by the American Association of Christian Counselors and trained as a Precept Bible Study leader. Peggy is also a professional aerial silks performer and instructor. In her free time, Peggy enjoys vegan/gluten-free cooking, paddle boarding, hiking and reading. She and her husband Doug live in League City, TX, and after 19 years of homeschooling have now graduated all three of their children from their home school.

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