Education

  • A resource site helping students with disabilities gain access to math and science education. The text and links at this site are intended to inform and assist students with disabilities as well as their parents and teachers.
  • International professional organization providing professional development, journals, newsletters, conferences, and special education publications related to policy, standards, and advocacy for under-served individuals.
  • A discussion list that promotes the successful participation of individuals with disabilities in challenging academic programs and careers, including business, technology, science, engineering, and mathematics. To subscribe, send an email to: doit@uw.edu.
  • Gathers and disseminates the professional literature, information, and resources on the education and development of individuals of all ages who have disabilities and/or who are gifted.
  • Offers online training on accessible information technology for persons with disabilities.
  • The National Center on Disability and Access to Education (NCDAE) monitors and promotes electronically-mediated distance education policies and practices that enhance the lives of people with disabilities and their families.
  • NCIP serves to improve educational outcomes for students with disabilities by promoting the effective use of assistive and instructional technologies among educators and related personnel serving these students. Provides resources and research.
  • Publications and information on children with disabilities, IDEA, No Child Left Behind, and research-based educational practices.
  • NEADS is a consumer organization with a mandate to encourage the self-empowerment of post-secondary students with disabilities in Canada. NEADS advocates for increased accessibility to college or university education.
  • A nationwide technical assistance network to respond to the needs of students with disabilities, especially students from under-represented populations.
  • Skill is a national charity promoting opportunities for young people and adults with any kind of disability in post-16 education, training, and employment across the UK.
  • A comprehensive resource for special education teachers and programs.
  • A resource for parents and educators who want to master the terminology, procedures, and best practices in special education; this includes early intervention, IEPs and RTI, inclusion, classroom and behavior management, and a terminology dictionary.
  • The education component of the University of Toronto's Adaptive Technology Resource Centre (ATRC) provides online courses and resources to the special education community.
  • Includes relevant and timely advice and resources with regard to technology and disability issues for higher education.
  • Dedicated to improving results for infants, toddlers, children, and youth with disabilities ages birth through twenty-one by providing leadership and financial support to assist states and local districts.
  • A resource for connecting college students with disabilities in access to higher education and employment issues.
  • Links to articles, cases, and free resources on topics relating to special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.