TIPS FOR HOMESCHOOLING & ACADEMICS RESOURCES

GUILD which is a variety of resources for homeschooling parents:  The link will require you to create an account, but there is no cost or obligation.

For those who need help with an IEP-based educational plan within NC, check out the special needs consultants of HSLDA.

www.hslda.org.

Homeschooling in NC and High School Requirements

CLEP (College Level Examination Program) testing

Kindertown is a website that has curated content on it for young learners - That website is called  Not all educational apps are created equal -- and on the Kindertown website you can find a review of many of them that we found to be excellent.

Special Needs Homeschooling curriculum by Demme Learning and contact information

www.mathusee.com

www.spellingyousee.com

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Tips for Homeschooling During Coronavirus [NPR]

100 Read Aloud Videos! [The Indianapolis Public Library]

 

IMPORTANT SKILLS DURING COVID

Social Distance Social Story (In several languages)

How to Foster Independence in the Home During Covid-19 (Sophia Greco, BCBA and Cliff Cowan BCBA)

Covid Social Story 

PARENT SUPPORT 

Parent Training and Support Resources

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Virtual Outreach Series from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Division of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics (NEW April 22)
DDBP Virtual Outreach Series: Supporting Families Through COVID-19 includes the following topics:

Homebound: Strategies to Improve Compliance and Cooperation with Your Children [Autism Speaks]

Behavior Management Basics [Autism Speaks]

Collaborating with Your Child’s School Team through COVID-19 [Autism Speaks]

Sleep Hygiene Tips for Parents of Children with Developmental Disabilities [Autism Speaks]

Calming Strategies in the COVID-19 Storm [Autism Speaks]

 

OTHER

Tips for Supporting Children with Disabilities 

Apps for Students with Special Needs

Free Wifi IN NC Interactive Map

MEALS

 To locate a meal site near you, text FOODNC to 877-877. You will receive a text back with the location of the closest meal sites and meal times. You can also dial 2-1-1 to speak with a 24/7 operator.

 

SPECIAL EDUCATION RESOURCES IN NC

Below are some of the resources that were discussed during the webinar with ECAC and other links that may be useful:

Parent Rights & Responsibilities in Special Education: NC Notice of Procedural Safeguards:

English pdf book

Spanish pdf book

 

NC Policies Governing Services for Children with Disabilities

NC Dispute Resolution Options

NC DPI EC State Forms & Directions

FERPA

 

COVID related information for Special Education in NC:

Questions and Answers on Providing Services to Children with Disabilities During Coronavirus Outbreak

Covid Social Story

Covid Social Story 

https://disabilityrightsnc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Tips-for-Parent-Participation.pdf

https://www.legalaidnc.org/get-help/self-help-library/disaster-relief/coronavirus-covid-19

https://content.govdelivery.com/attachments/NCSBE/2020/03/30/file_attachments/1414025/ECProcesses.COVID19.3.27.20.pdf

https://content.govdelivery.com/attachments/NCSBE/2020/05/08/file_attachments/1447018/RL.SWD.pdf