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Educational Resources

School Assistance Programs (SAP)

Post-Secondary Educational Resources

Special Education Information and Items of Interest
Pennsylvania Parent Guide to Special Education for School Age Children
Learning Disabilities in Children: An Overview
Identifying a Learning Disability
Frequently Used Acronyms in Education
Educational Advocacy & Support Groups
PaTTAN--Surrogate Parents and Special Education Decision-Making for IEDA-Eligible or Thought-to-be Eligible Children

University of Pittsburgh developed a Student Self-Advocacy Booklet in which students with mental and behavioral health disorders are able to check off a wide variety of strategies and accommodations that they feel will be beneficial to them.  View and print out a copy to review with your child.
Special Education Teacher Resource List