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Learning Disabilities Association of America
The purpose of this national nonprofit organization is to advance the education and general welfare of children and adults of normal or potentially normal intelligence who manifest disabilities of a perceptual, conceptual, or coordinative nature.
International Dyslexia Association (IDA)
IDA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the study and treatment of dyslexia.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH is an Agency under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and offers health information and scientific resources.
Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
CEC is an international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities and disabilities. Contact CEC: Council for Exceptional Children 1110 North Glebe Road Suite 300 Arlington, VA 22201-5704 Phone: (703) 620-3660 Fax: (703) 264-9494
Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education
This Web site provides information and lists programs dedicated to educating children with special needs.
U.S. Department of Education
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
The mission of the NASP is to promote educationally and psychologically healthy environments for all children and youth by implementing research-based programs that prevent problems, enhance independence, and promote optimal learning.
National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE)
NASPE's mission is to enhance knowledge, improve professional practice, and increase support for high quality physical education, sport, and physical activity programs.