RESOURCES FOR PARENTS & EDUCATORS
Comprehensive site that covers anything from the best toys for kids with special needs to specific websites according to each disability category
Excellent information — covers all aspects of Special Education Law, up-to-date blogs, in parent friendly
language; written & supported by a life-long special education lawyer & advocate
Discusses Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) — Parts B & C.
Outlines signs of various learning disabilities
*IDEA is a law that ensures services to children with disabilities through state & public agencies. Part C ensures that infants and toddlers with disabilities (birth-2) and their families receive early intervention services. Part B ensures the same for children and youth ages 3-21.
- Council for Exceptional Children – membership for professionals in Special Education and/or parents
- https://www.autismspeaks.org/family-services/community-connections/special-education-and-advocacy Excellent resource for autism
- Signs of dyslexia: http://www.dyslexia.com/about-dyslexia/signs-of-dyslexia/test-for-dyslexia-37-signs/
- Understanding Dyslexia LINK
Knowing that each individual case has its own set of needs and circumstances, please call us with a summary of your needs so that we can best serve you and your child.
— S.O.A.R. Team