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Parent & Student Resources

Parent & Student Resources

As a parent, you are an essential partner in your child’s education. Click on the following hyperlink to access a list of PaTTAN publications to support you as you participate in educational decision-making for your child: Parents – Informed.Involved.Inspired

The following websites have been found to be informative and useful by professionals and parents in our school district.  

General Parent Information:

Special Education Glossary

This guide for parents of children receiving special education in Pennsylvania outlines how a child’s need for special education is determined, how a child’s educational program is developed, the responsibilities and protections guaranteed to parents and children, and the resources available to parents of a child with disabilities. This guide has been updated to reflect the July 2008 Chapter 14 regulations.

Understanding the Language of Special Education: A Glossary for Parents and Educators