Parent Education

  • The mission of PACER Center is to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life of children and young adults with disabilities and their families, based on the concept of parents helping parents.

  • On-line site for Exceptional Parent magazine. EP’s on-line resource. Continuing 32 award-winning years of providing information, support, ideas, encouragement and outreach for parents and families of children with disabilities, and the professionals who work with them.

  • Family to Family Network has a vision for ALL children where education and families working together are making dreams become realities. Children must have a good educational foundation and experiences within their home communities to prepare them for independent living and accomplishment of their goals.

  • The New Horizons for Learning web site provides resources for inclusion of students with disabilities. Collaboration of the school with its surrounding community systems is a factor to help create positive educational change. Partnerships within and outside the school setting are essential to support education reform.

  • AbilityPath.org is an online hub and special needs community for parents and professionals to learn, connect and live a more balanced life – through all phases of a child’s growth and development. The website combines social networking features with expert content from AbilityPath.org’s team of educators, parents, therapists and medical professionals. Also, see the special report: Life After High School.