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Concussions Special Needs Factsheet


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OrganizationCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC (the national public health institute of the United States) promotes health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.

Web SiteU.S. Department of Education
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

OrganizationNational 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.

Web SiteKidsHealth in the Classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.

OrganizationParent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

Web SiteKids.gov
Links for kids, parents and teachers to U.S. government information, providing a safe place online for kids to play and learn.

OrganizationOffice 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.

Web SiteSHAPE America
SHAPE America is the largest organization of professionals involved in school-based health, physical education and physical activity, who are dedicated to teaching and promoting active, healthy lifestyles.

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