Assistive Technology and Special Education

Definition of AT


Check this page for resources for Special Education


Council for Exceptional Children
www.cec.sped.org/
Council for Exceptional Children. Links to Divisions, Federations, & Special Education Info, check this often for CEC newsbriefs, new postings and for jobs.
Idea Practices
www.ideapractices.org/
Full text information on IDEA, related projects and articles.
OSEP: Ideas that Work
www.osepideasthatwork.org/
Office of Special Education Programs provides access to information from research to practice initiatives by posting documents, articles, and tools.
What Works Clearinghouse
www.whatworks.ed.gov/
Collects, screens, and identifies studies of effective interventions that improve student outcomes.
Disability Info
www.disabilityinfo.gov/
Federal government's web site to provide services for Americans with Disabilities.
Assistive Technology Sites
www.internet4classrooms.com/
special_needs_assistive.htm
Lots of links for assistive technology, nice coding for sites with sound or resources for visual impairments
Disability Resources
www.disabilityresources.org/
Nonprofit organization that monitors, reviews, and reports on resources related to disabilities daily.
Council for Learning Disabilities
www.cldinternational.org/
Access information on CLD and LDQ
LD OnLine
www.ldonline.org
Excellent resources for parents, teachers and students focuses on learning disabilities.
Learning Disabilities Association
www.ldanatl.org/
Organization to advance the education and general welfare of children and adults with learning disabilities.
National Center for Learning Disabilities
ncld.org/
Organization to promote public awareness of learning disabilities.
International Dyslexia Society
www.interdys.org/
Organization dedicated to the study and treatment of dyslexia.
National Institute for Literacy
www.nifl.gov/
Federal agency that provides leadership on literacy issues including the improvement of reading.
CODI
codi.buffalo.edu/assistiv.htm
Cornicopia of Disability Information: a resource for consumers and professionals on a wide range of topics relating to disabilities; a repository of information dating back to the early 1990s.
IRSC
www.irsc.org/
Internet Resources for special Children. Directory of broad topics in special ed.
Office of Special Education: University of Virginia
curry.edschool.Virginia.
EDU/ go/specialed/
Wonderfully organized hotlists of information on all disabilties and support information
Schwab Learning
www.schwablearning.org/
Web site designed for parents of students with learning disabilities; useful articles for teachers and parents.
LD Resources
www.ldresources.com/
Richard Wandersman site for resources and articles. Many great hints related to technology.
Special Education Resources on the Internet (SERI)
seriweb.com/
A collection of Internet accessible information resources of interest to those involved in the fields related to Special Education.
About.comfor Special Educators
specialed.about.com/
mbody.htm
Guides for a myriad of resources for special education.
Intervention Central
www.interventioncentral.org
Fantastic FREE tools and resources to promote positive classroom behaviors and learning. Tools to generate curriculum-based measurement probes, positive behavior support guides, and much more.
Resource Room
resourceroom.net/
Resources and Activities for structured and multi-sensory learning developed by a former teacher of students with learning disabilities.