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IEP & special education advocacy


Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities

National Center on Learning Disabilities

The mission of NCLD is to improve the lives of the 1 in 5 children and adults nationwide with learning and attention issues—by empowering parents and young adults, transforming schools and advocating for equal rights and opportunities.


PACER Center enhances the quality of life and expands opportunities for children, youth, and young adults with all disabilities and their families so each person can reach his or her highest potential.

Learning Disabilities of America

LDA’s mission is to create opportunities for success for all individuals affected by learning disabilities through support, education, and advocacy.

Family & Community Resources for Special Education Students

A collection of resources for special education teachers and advocates

Think Inclusive

Think Inclusive builds bridges between families, educators, and people with disabilities to advocate for inclusive education

Virginia Head Start

Head Start is a national child development program for children from birth to age 5, which provides services to promote academic, social and emotional development for income-eligible families.

Virginia Family Special Education Connection

This website provides a one-stop-shop for parents, families and caregivers of children with special needs.

Parents' Guide to Special Education

Guide to Special Education

The Arc of Northern Shenandoah Valley

PO Box 124

Middletown, VA 22645

P: 540.692.9650

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