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Education

Accommodations in Assessment Accommodations in Assessment (120 KB)

Addressing the General Education Curriculum Addressing the General Education Curriculum (93 KB)

Assessment and Accommodations Assessment and Accommodations (130 KB)

Bullying Bullying (57 KB)

CoTeaching General and Special Educators Working Together CoTeaching General and Special Educators Working Together (71 KB)

Effective Mathematics Instruction Effective Mathematics Instruction (151 KB)

Evidence for Education Evidence for Education (43 KB)

General Authority of School Personnel General Authority of School Personnel (76 KB)

Guidance from the US Department of Education Guidance from the US Department of Education (67 KB)

Indicator 1 Graduation Rates.pdf Indicator 1 Graduation Rates.pdf (52 KB)

Indicator 2 Dropout Rates Indicator 2 Dropout Rates (57 KB)

Placement and School Discipline Placement and School Discipline (97 KB)

Program Modifications for School Personnel Program Modifications for School Personnel (64 KB)

Resolving Disputes Between Parents and Schools Resolving Disputes Between Parents and Schools (58 KB)

School Authority in Special Circumstances School Authority in Special Circumstances (65 KB)

Supports Modifications and Accommodations for Students Supports Modifications and Accommodations for Students (79 KB)

The Common Core State Standards The Common Core State Standards (102 KB)

The Facts on Charter Schools and Students with Disabilities The Facts on Charter Schools and Students with Disabilities (84 KB)

Understanding How The Brain Learns Understanding How The Brain Learns (96 KB)

What It Means To Be Highly Qualified What It Means To Be Highly Qualified (60 KB)

Special Education

Building the Legacy for Our Youngest Children with Disabilities Building the Legacy for Our Youngest Children with Disabilities (74 KB)

Communities of Practice Communities of Practice (71 KB)

Considering LRE in Placement Decisions Considering LRE in Placement Decisions (109 KB)

Considering the Needs of Students Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing Considering the Needs of Students Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing (48 KB)

Disability and Special Education Acronyms Disability and Special Education Acronyms (101 KB)

Extent of Nonparticipation Extent of Nonparticipation (90 KB)

IDEA the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act IDEA the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (76 KB)

Indicator 9 Disproportionate Representation in Special Education as the Result of Inappropriate Iden Indicator 9 Disproportionate Representation in Special Education as the Result of Inappropriate Iden (71 KB)

Key Terms to Know in Special Education Key Terms to Know in Special Education (128 KB)

Part B Indicators Part B Indicators (93 KB)

School Inclusion School Inclusion (67 KB)

Special Education Special Education (109 KB)

Toolkit for the OSEP TA&D Network on How to Evaluate Dissemination Toolkit for the OSEP TA&D Network on How to Evaluate Dissemination (68 KB)

IEP

All About the IEP All About the IEP (54 KB)

Annual Goals on the IEP Annual Goals on the IEP (89 KB)

Benchmarks or Short-Term Objectives Benchmarks or Short-Term Objectives (104 KB)

Contents of the IEP Contents of the IEP (67 KB)

Developing Your Childs IEP Developing Your Childs IEP (227 KB)

Special Factors in IEP Development Special Factors in IEP Development (125 KB)

Supplementary Aids and Services Supplementary Aids and Services (102 KB)

The IEP Team The IEP Team (58 KB)

When the IEP Team Meets When the IEP Team Meets (125 KB)

Writing the IFSP for Your Child Writing the IFSP for Your Child (64 KB)

Behavior

Are Services Provided During Disciplinary Removals? Are Services Provided During Disciplinary Removals? (54 KB)

Behavior Assessment Plans and Positive Supports Behavior Assessment Plans and Positive Supports (103 KB)

Behavior at Home Behavior at Home (75 KB)

Behavior at School Behavior at School (101 KB)

Behavior Suite Behavior Suite (54 KB)

IDEAs Regulations on Discipline IDEAs Regulations on Discipline (64 KB)

Manifestation Determination Manifestation Determination (75 KB)

Adult

Adult Services What Are They? Where Are They? Adult Services What Are They? Where Are They? (97 KB)

Age of Majority Age of Majority (94 KB)

Employment Connections Employment Connections (71 KB)

Independent Living Connections Independent Living Connections (76 KB)

Services for Adults with Disabilities Services for Adults with Disabilities (96 KB)

Children

Camps for Children with Special Needs Camps for Children with Special Needs (63 KB)

Children 3 to 22 Children 3 to 22 (61 KB)

Developmental Delay Developmental Delay (70 KB)

Developmental Milestones Developmental Milestones (82 KB)

Early Intervention Then and Now Early Intervention Then and Now (76 KB)

Effective Practices in Early Intervention Effective Practices in Early Intervention (74 KB)

Evaluating Children for Disability Evaluating Children for Disability (101 KB)

Key Terms to Know in Early Intervention Key Terms to Know in Early Intervention (124 KB)

Model IFSP Form Model IFSP Form (153 KB)

Module 1 The Basics of Early Intervention Module 1 The Basics of Early Intervention (72 KB)

Module 11 Identification of Children with Specific Learning Disabilities Module 11 Identification of Children with Specific Learning Disabilities (69 KB)

Module 6 Early Intervening Services and Response to Intervention Module 6 Early Intervening Services and Response to Intervention (72 KB)

Overview of Early Intervention Overview of Early Intervention (86 KB)

Providing Early Intervention Services in Natural Environments Providing Early Intervention Services in Natural Environments (87 KB)

Whos Who in Early Intervention Whos Who in Early Intervention (61 KB)

Law

Appeals and Expedited Due Process Appeals and Expedited Due Process (64 KB)

Disability and Education Laws Disability and Education Laws (61 KB)

Due Process Hearings Due Process Hearings (72 KB)

Education and Disability Law Articles Education and Disability Law Articles (57 KB)

Mediation Mediation (59 KB)

Module 5 Disproportionality and Overrepresentation Module 5 Disproportionality and Overrepresentation (70 KB)

NICHCY en espaol NICHCY en espaol (50 KB)

Reporting Crimes Reporting Crimes (62 KB)

The Americans with Disabilities Act ADA The Americans with Disabilities Act ADA (65 KB)

The Due Process Complaint The Due Process Complaint (88 KB)

Disorders

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD (78 KB)

Autism Spectrum Disorders Autism Spectrum Disorders (91 KB)

Categories of Disability Under IDEA Categories of Disability Under IDEA (80 KB)

Cerebral Palsy Cerebral Palsy (87 KB)

Considering Blindness and Visual Impairment Considering Blindness and Visual Impairment (43 KB)

Considering Limited English Proficiency Considering Limited English Proficiency (76 KB)

Deaf and Blindness Deaf and Blindness (60 KB)

Deafness and Hearing Loss Deafness and Hearing Loss (108 KB)

Diabetes Diabetes (61 KB)

Down Syndrome Down Syndrome (86 KB)

Emotional Disturbance Emotional Disturbance (102 KB)

Epilepsy Epilepsy (109 KB)

Heart Conditions Heart Conditions (50 KB)

Hemophilia Hemophilia (60 KB)

Intellectual Disability Intellectual Disability (108 KB)

Learning Disabilities LD Learning Disabilities LD (101 KB)

Multiple Disabilities Multiple Disabilities (103 KB)

Nephritis Nephritis (57 KB)

Other Health Impairment Other Health Impairment (86 KB)

Visual Impairment Including Blindness Visual Impairment Including Blindness (107 KB)

Other

Assistive Technology Act Assistive Technology Act (63 KB)

Considering Assistive Technology Considering Assistive Technology (65 KB)

Disability Awareness Disability Awareness (62 KB)

Resources Especially for Child Care Providers and Preschools Resources Especially for Child Care Providers and Preschools (90 KB)

Resources Especially for Employers Resources Especially for Employers (63 KB)

Resources Especially for Foster or Adoptive Families Resources Especially for Foster or Adoptive Families (81 KB)

Resources within the Medical and Healthcare Community Resources within the Medical and Healthcare Community (78 KB)

Sibling Issues Sibling Issues (72 KB)

Staff Training and Development Staff Training and Development (59 KB)

Weighing Information for Its Worth Weighing Information for Its Worth (91 KB)

Articles

People with autism, intellectual disabilities fight bias in transplants

09-Mar-2017

Paul Corby needs a new heart. On that there is no dispute. The same rare disease that killed his father at 27 is destroying his left ventricle. While there is no cure or surgery that might repair the damage, a heart..

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This foster father takes in only terminally ill children

07-Mar-2017

The children were going to die. Mohamed Bzeek knew that. But in his more than two decades as a foster father, he took them in anyway — the sickest of the sick in Los Angeles County‚Äôs sprawling foster care ..

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