All Resource Category Listings

National

  • Job Accommodation Network

    The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) provides employers and employees with free, expert and confidential guidance on practical workplace accommodations and disability employment issues.

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  • National Center on Educational Outcomes

    Established in 1990 to provide national leadership in designing and building educational assessments and accountability systems that appropriately monitor educational results for all students, including students with disabilities and English Language Learners (ELLs).

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  • National Center on Secondary Education and Transition

    NCSET coordinates national resources, offers technical assistance, and disseminates information related to secondary education and transition for youth with disabilities in order to create opportunities for youth to achieve successful futures.

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  • National Council on Disability

    NCD is an independent Federal agency whose members are appointed by the President and charged with advising the President, Congress and executive branch agencies to promote policies, programs, practices, and procedures that guarantee equal opportunity for all individuals with disabilities, regardless of the nature or severity of the disability and to empower individuals with disabilities to achieve economic self-sufficiency, independent living, and inclusion and integration into all aspects of society.

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  • National Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center (NECTAC)

    The National Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center (NECTAC) provides information and technical assistance about serving infants, toddlers and preschoolers with disabilities. 

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  • National Institute for Literacy

    Federal agency, provides leadership on literacy issues, including the improvement of reading instruction for children, youth, and adults

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  • NICHCY

    The National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities is a National website offering a wealth of information, fact sheets and resources on disabilities in infants, toddlers, children, and youth, IDEA, NCLB (as it relates to disability) and research-based information on effective educational practices. 

     
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  • NICHCY: Key Terms to Know in Special Education

    An index of key special education terms.  Please also check out the Parent Information Center on Special Education’s Dictionary of Common Special Education Terms and Acronyms in the publications section of Starting Points for NH Parents

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  • Office of Special Education Programs

    OSERS/OSEP  -The Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP), part of the US Department of Education under the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS), is dedicated to improving results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities ages birth through 21 by providing leadership and financial support to assist states and local districts.

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  • Post-Secondary Education – HEATH

    Clearinghouse on information about postsecondary education, including financial aid for students with disabilities.

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  • Race to the Top NYC

    For more informationon Race to the Top NYC either click on the above resource link or http://schools.nyc.gov/Offices/mediarelations/NewsandSpeeches/2010-2011/rttt082410

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  • SERI

    Special Education Resources on the Internet - A collection of Internet accessible information resources of interest to parents and professionals working in special education or related fields.

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  • Social Security site in Spanish

    Hey parents check out this resource. The social security website is now able to be accessed in Spanish.

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  • TASH

    TASH is an international association of people with disabilities, their family members, other advocates, and professionals fighting for a society in which inclusion of all people in all aspects of society is the norm. TASH is an organization of members concerned with human dignity, civil rights, education, and independence for all individuals with disabilities.

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  • TThe ALLIANCE National Parent Technical Assistance Center (NPTAC)

    The ALLIANCE National Parent Technical Assistance Center (NPTAC) is the national technical assistance center for over 100 federally funded parent centers across the country under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  Provides links to Parent Centers in every state.

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