Federation for Children with Special Needs
General Learning Disability Resources:
Software available from Bellingham Schools:
Learning Disabilities Association of America
National Center for Learning Disabilities
The ABC's of Special Education
||Applied Behavioral Analysis
||Activities of Daily Living
||Adapted Physical Education
||Autism Spectrum Disorder
||Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
||Department of Developmental Services
||Free and Appropriate Public Education
||Functional Behavioral Assessment
||Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act
||Independent Educational Evaluation
||Individualized Educational Program
||Individual Family Service Plan
||Limited English Proficiency
||Least Restrictive Environment
||Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System
||Alternative MCAS Assessment (Portfolios)
||No Child Left Behind
||Parent Advisory Council
||Speech and Language
Bipolar Disorder & Mental Illness
The National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities
Additional information and resources about the special education and IEP process and involving students in the development of their IEPs.
The Companion Website for links to the National Center on Accessing the General Curriculum
Additional information related to helping your students access the general education curriculum.
Nonverbal Learning Disorders Association
NLD on the Web
Additional information and resources about students with nonverbal learning disabilities.
The Learning Disabilities Association of America
National Center for Learning Disabilities
The Division of Learning Disabilities of the Council for Exceptional Children
The National Mental Health Association
The Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders
The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Additional information and resources on depression, suicide, students with emotional and behavioral disorders, and other mental health issues.
National Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
Additional information and resources about students with ADD.
The American Association on Mental Retardation
The Association for Retarded Citizens
The National Down Syndrome Association
The National Fragile X Foundation
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
The Stuttering Foundation of America
National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders
Additional information and resources about students with speech and language disorders.
The United Cerebral Palsy Association
Additional information and resources about students with cerebral palsy.
The Spina Bifida Association
The UAB Spain Rehabilitation Center
Additional information and resources about students with Spina Bifida and other spinal cord injuries.
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
The Allergy and Asthma Network-Mothers of Asthmatics
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
The American Lung Association
Additional information and resources about students with respiratory conditions.
Tourette Syndrome Plus
Additional information and resources about students with TS.
The American Diabetes Association
The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International
Additional information and resources about students with diabetes.
The Epilepsy Foundation of America
Additional information and resources about students with seizure disorders.
The American Cancer Society
The Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation
The National Children's Cancer Society
Additional information and resources about students treated for cancer.
Additional information and resources including links to other websites dealing with the grieving process.
The American Heart Association
The Muscular Dystrophy Association
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
The National Organization of Rare Disorders
Additional information and resources about students who are medically fragile.
The Brain Injury Association
The National Resource Center for Traumatic Brain Injury
Additional information and resources about students with brain injuries.
The Autism Society of America
The Asperger Coaltion of the United States
The International Rett Syndrome Association
Additional information and resources about students with autism spectrum disorders.
The Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps
Additional information and resources about students with multiple and severe disabilities.
The National Association of the Deaf
The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf
Additional information and resources about teaching students with hearing disabilities.
The American Foundation for the Blind
The National Federation of the Blind
The National Association of the Visually Handicapped
Project Salute (Successful Adaptations for Learning to Use Touch Effectively
Additional information and resources about teaching students with visual disabilities.