Links for Parents

Links for Parents

Special Educaton Resource Center - http://www.ctserc.org

SERC has been in operation since 1969 through funding from the Connecticut State Department of Education. SERC's commitment is to serve as a centralized resource for professionals, families, and community members regarding education and early intervention/prevention for all of Connecticut's children and youth and their families, particularly children with special needs, at-risk learners, and diverse learners. SERC strives for the highest possible level of excellence in its provision of professional development and other technical assistance initiatives, family education and support, and information and materials dissemination.

CT State Department of Education Bureau of Special Education - http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/special

The State Board of Education believes each student is unique and needs an educational environment that provides for, and accommodates, his or her strengths and areas of needed improvement. The Board also believes that a unified and coordinated continuum of educational opportunities and supports serves and benefits all students.

Connecticut Birth to Three, www.birth23.org

Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center, www.cpacinc.org

Autism Society of America, www.autism-society.org

Council for Exceptional Children, www.cec.sped.org

CHADD: Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, www.chadd.org

Learning Disabilities Association of America, www.ldaamerica.org

National Center for Learning Disabilities, http://www.ncld.org/