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Parent-Teacher Conferences: Tips for Teachers

Parent-Teacher Conferences: Tips for Teachers

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Learning Disabilities Association of America
http://www.ldanatl.org
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.

Children and Adults With Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
http://www.chadd.org
CHADD is a national nonprofit organization representing children and adults with ADHD.

Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
http://www.pta.org
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

LD Online: Learning Disabilities Information and Resources
http://www.ldonline.com
This interactive site contains information and resources for kids, teens, parents, and teachers about learning disabilities.

Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
http://www.cec.sped.org
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

Nemours BrightStart!
http://www.readingbrightstart.org/
This literacy program prepares young children to read. Take the reading readiness screener to see if your preschooler's pre-reading skills are on track. Get tips and ideas for reading aloud, and learn about games, songs, and other tools that can help your child on the path to success.

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/index.html
This Web site provides information and lists programs dedicated to educating children with special needs.

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
http://www.nasponline.org
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.

U.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE)
http://www.aahperd.org/naspe
NASPE's mission is to enhance knowledge, improve professional practice, and increase support for high quality physical education, sport, and physical activity programs.

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