Involvement and Experiences of Parents Having Children with Special Needs



This study determined the academic participation and experiences of parents having children with special needs. The narrative inquiry served as the study design, while the interview questionnaire served as the main instrument. Data obtained were transcribed, coded, and analyzed to determine the emerging themes and essence of the study. The results revealed that parents support their children’s scholastic activities and allow them to socialize with their peers. Their experiences in raising children with special needs include imposing discipline, teaching them domestic chores, siblings’ rivalry, and communication barriers. Taking things holistically, it can be concluded that parents of children with special needs immensely involve themselves in all the academic undertakings of their children. They are able to manage the challenges in raising children with special needs and provide them a well parental-related care.


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Estojero, M. V. G. (2022). Involvement and Experiences of Parents Having Children with Special Needs. European Journal of Education and Pedagogy, 3(2), 1–3.

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