Peggy Ployhar, SPED Homeschool Founder & CEO, is a leader in the special education homeschooling community and a frequent writer and speaker on special education homeschooling issues. This physicist turned home educator left a lucrative career in the medical device industry to teach the struggling learners in her own home, which eventually turned into a lifetime calling. Peggy founded SPED Homeschool in 2017 and now leads an organization that helps thousands of families across the globe confidently teach special education in their own homes. Peggy is also the host of the very popular live broadcast and podcast, SPED Homeschool Conversations, a weekly talk show where her guests address relevant issues related to special education homeschooling.
Peggy is the former THSC (Texas Home School Coalition) Special Needs Team Lead, MACHE (Minnesota Association of Christian Home Educators) Special Needs Coordinator and MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) Area Coordinator for MN, ND and SD. She is certified by the American Association of Christian Counselors and trained as a Precept Bible Study leader.
In her free time Peggy enjoys aerial silks, paddle boarding, cooking, hiking and reading.
Every Tuesday evening to join Peggy as she hosts a live interview on SPED Homeschool Conversations, a weekly talk show about special education homeschooling that aires on Facebook, YouTube and Periscope. You can also join her every weekday on her personal YouTube channel, Daily Revelations.
Peggy and her husband Doug live in League City, TX, where they still homeschool the youngest of their three children (23, 21, and 15).