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Students with Special Needs

Attention Deficit Disorder Association
This is the website for the Attention Deficit Disorder Association, the world's leading adult AD/HD association. The ADDA website provides information and resources for adults with AD/HD and to the professionals working with them.
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Behavior Home Page
The Kentucky Department of Education and the Department of Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling at UK provide a page that allows school personnel, parents, and other professionals to access information related to effective practices, ongoing consultation, and technical assistance for students with behavior problems.
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Building the Legacy: IDEA 2004
"This site was created to provide a "one-stop shop" for resources related to IDEA and its implementing regulations, released on August 3, 2006. It is a "living" website and will change and grow as resources and information become available. When fully implemented, the site will provide searchable versions of IDEA and the regulations, access to cross-referenced content from other laws (e.g., the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), etc.), video clips on selected topics, topic briefs on selected regulations, links to OSEP's Technical Assistance and Dissemination (TA&D) Network and a Q&A Corner where you can submit questions, and a variety of other information sources."
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CAST (Center for Applied Special Technology)
Helps to expand opportunities for individuals with disabilities through the development of and innovative uses of technology. Provides information on research, theory, tools, activities, curriculum, teacher practice, and policy.
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Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
The C.H.A.D.D. homepage provides information on ADD/ADHD for children and adults. This site also includes online links to a variety of online fact sheets.
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LD OnLine: Learning Disabilities Resources
An interactive guide to LD information for children, parents and teachers. Includes links to a LD calendar, bulletin boards, audio clips, how to find help and much more.
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OSERS: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
Offers information on OSERS' programs with links to newsletter, publications, and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 1997.
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Regional Resource Center Program
The Federal Resource Center supports a nationwide special education technical assistance network, plans national meetings of education professionals, provides a national perspective for establishing technical assistance activities across regions by identifying emerging issues and trends in special education, and assists in linking Regional Resource Centers with each other and with other technical assistance providers.
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Technical Assistance Alliance for Parent Centers
This site is part of an innovative project that supports a unified technical assistance system to assist with parent training, information projects, and Community Parent Resource Centers under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Funded by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, this is the website for 1 national center and 6 regional centers in the United States. Links throughout the website will give you information on research, legislation, valuable web resources, and contact information for their centers.
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