General Resources

If you’re on Facebook, please consider joining our closed (private) Facebook group, “Verona C.H.I.L.D. (Children Having Individual Learning Differences)”

How Do You Begin-What You Need To Know

Verona School District Office of Special Services
Parental Rights in Special Education (PRISE)
The Right to Special Education in New Jersey: A Guide for Advocates
Communicating with Your Child’s School through Letter Writing

Links to State and Federal Resources

New Jersey Coalition for Inclusive Education
Building the Legacy: IDEA 2004
Frequently Asked Questions About Section 504 and the Education of Children with Disabilities
New Jersey Administrative Code Title 6a Chapter 14 Special Education
New Jersey Department of Education
Statewide Parent Advocacy Network
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Title 34 Education Subtitle B Regulations of the Offices of the Department of Education

Links to Organizations Addressing Learning Differences

Cerebral Palsy Guide

Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Guide
CHADD
 (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)
Autism New Jersey
Family Connect (For Parents of Children with Visual Impairments)
LD Online
Learning Disabilities Association of America
National Center for Learning Disabilities
National Down Syndrome Society
Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy

College Planning-Students with Learning Differences

Book: The K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Differences, 15th Edition: 325 + schools with Programs or Services for Students with ADHS, ASD, or Learning Differences (College Admissions Guide)

College Admissions – ACT
College Admissions – SAT

*Facebook page: Parents of College Bound Students with Learning Disabilities, ADHD and ASD

New Jersey Higher Education Disability Support Directory
Family Guide to Transition Resources

Transition to adulthood

VHS Guidance: ACT/SAT Comparison Chart
VHS Guidance: Important Information for Students with Learning Disabilities

Education and Legislative Initiatives
Reading Disabilities Taskforce Report
New Jersey Dyslexia Bills

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