Useful Links - Intervention Services

    Texas Education Agency (TEA)
    This site for Texas educators provides immediate information about state assessments, and initiatives.

    TEA: Special Education in Texas
    This site directly provides updates on special education in Texas; Proposed Commissioner's Rules are on-line also.

    US Department of Education: IDEA Resources
    Information concerning Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 2004 Regulations

    The Education Service Center provides training, seminars and other resources for educators and parents.                                                                                                                                                                       
    Region 11, Education Service Center
    The Education Service Center provides training, seminars and other resources for educators and parents.

    Council for Exceptional Children
    Site addresses questions about Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.

    Americans with Disabilities Act Document Center
    ADA Document Center with links to many other related sites.

    Closing the Gap
    Information on computer technology in special education and rehabilitation.

    American Speech, Language, Hearing Association
    ASHA gives information about communication disorders for professionals, students and families. 

    This service provides general information about the Council, including recent issues of monthly publication, The Braille Forum.

    Autism Research Institute
    General information regarding autism and related services.

    News and articles for the special needs community.

    American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Resource containing glossary of terms, facts for families, research, press releases, and more.

    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
    Resource detailing fact sheets, research studies, clinical trials, and more.

    Special Olympics Texas provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.                                                  
    This site provides legislative updates and information on current issues in regards to learning disabilities.                                                                                                                                                                
    Resources for educators and parents about learning disabilities

    Bright Solutions for Dyslexia, LLC
    Dyslexia information and research

    Family Education: Parenting advice, child development & family reference

    The Learning Network Parent Channel with many resources available for parents and students.

    National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
    That All May Read... This site is through the Library of Congress.

    All Kids Can!
    This site helps students of all ages learn attitudes of acceptance, dignity and respect toward all people, especially those with disabilities.