SPECIAL DRAGONS Karate For Children With Developmental Disabilities

SPECIAL DRAGONS Karate For Children With Developmental Disabilities

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SPECIAL DRAGONS is an adaptive Karate program designed specifically for children with Autism and other special needs challanges.

SPECIAL DRAGONS classes ate taught and designed by special education teachers and black-belts.

George Bostory is a high ranking black-belt with 40 years of martial arts experience. George is also a special education teacher with 20 years of experience.

Special Dragons uses basic karate techniques to help children with issues like coordination, motor control, sensory intergration, balance, focus/time on task and more.

Special Dragons has four locations in northern New Jersey. We are in Nutley, Garfield, Union, and Jersey City. Special Dragons is opening a new location in Hackensack NJ.

Find us on Facebook; www.facebook.com/specialdragons


6 employees
12 years in business
Serves Jersey City , NJ

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The instructor, George, is wonderful. He’s very detailed in his explanation, very patient with the children, but firm as well. My son loves attending his classes.
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April 09, 2020


Angie P.

It gave my son not only confidence but coordination and made him more goal orientated.
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April 06, 2020

Frequently asked questions

Get students Acclimated into class .

Assess and set benchmarks for the students.

See what medium is best to teach the student, auditory, visual, or hand over hand. 

Proper correction (ABA style). 

Master of arts and teaching degree. 

6 degree black-belt in karate. 

Please call, (973) 667-8525

My first teaching job was as a soccer coach when I was in high school.

After I became a black belt in the 1980s I was teaching karate and other martial arts.

In the 1990s I became certified as a special education teacher.

I have been teaching ever since. 

All.  But particularly special education students .

IfVirtual Karate lessons posted on fb that we made. 

Dont be fooled by big talk and flash.  The bigger the talk the smaller the martial artist.

What is their purpose of learning karate?

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