Thirteen Doors with Author Aaron Wright

Aaron is the son of two educators and a staunch advocate for marginalized and vulnerable students in education and youth sports. He writes about his family’s quest toward a free and appropriate education for his daughter, diagnosed with autism at an early age. His...

Holidaze

In this episode, we talk about the holidays.  It is not always easy for families that are raising a child with special needs. The family themselves and the ones that they celebrate with can come together with some ideas on how to best embrace the child and respect the...

Special needs sibling chat/Mini Interview with Jo

In this episode we get a chance to have a mini interview with my youngest son Josiah who is on the autism spectrum.  He is so excited to share his favorites with you.  We then jump into a special needs sibling chat that we had with Aiden, Jordan, and Bryan. Although a...

The A Word Episode 003

In this episode Andre and Markeisha Hall discuss the importance of parents of kiddos with special needs to be an advocate for their child.  They talk from both a special education teacher and parent perspective.  They empower parents  with working definitions of the A...

Bonus Episode 1- Special Needs Dads

Special needs dads have an important part of raising a child with special needs. We get to have 2 autism dads talk about a few things and get their perspective on things. You can learn more about IEP consults, weekly newsletters, IEP parent course, and My first IEP...

Hope! Episode 002

When you first learn that you are going to be a parent you are sooo excited thinking of all of the things you will do with your child.  Once you receive a diagnosis that your child has a disability it can feel like your hope has been stolen from you. You will be...

Welcome…I’m glad you are here! Episode 001

Getting to know Markeisha Hall an autism mom and former special education teacher who is on a mission to create more inclusive educational and recreational opportunities for families with special needs. You can learn more about IEP consults, weekly newsletters, IEP...
‘There’s no mention of this in his records. Could it be?’ We were the only ones who noticed.’: Family helps foster son get autism diagnosis, ‘No one advocated for him like us’

‘There’s no mention of this in his records. Could it be?’ We were the only ones who noticed.’: Family helps foster son get autism diagnosis, ‘No one advocated for him like us’

“Our lives were full and we were complete. We had three kids thriving at school and excelling in sports. Between the three of them, we would be at a court, ballpark, or tournament pretty much every day of the week. In between, we would travel, our family past time. I...