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Disabilities: Resources for Teachers

Resources for Teachers

*EdWeb: www.edWeb.net  and www.edWeb.net/autism  A professional learning and social network for educators.  Offers free webinars, resources and discussion groups.  (Webinars are archived so you can view them when you have time.)

*Effective Teaching Strategies: http://barbaradoyle.com/index.html

Executive Functioning information: http://developingchild.harvard.edu/science/key-concepts/executive-function/

Family Matters Parent Training and Information Center: http://www.fmptic.org/ offers free trainings throughout Illinois.

Family Resource Center on Disabilities – important links: https://frcd.org/10-autism-organizations-you-need-to-know-about/

Geek Club Books: http://geekclubbooks.com/  Sign up for free resources including some great autism videos for younger children

Illinois Assistive Technology Program: http://www.iltech.org/ Device loans for free!

Illinois Early Intervention Clearinghouse: http://eiclearinghouse.org/ free lending library with lots of resources on autism.  Not just for EI families/providers.

Illinois STARnet: https://www.starnet.org/home/ Free training and professional development.  Emphasis on early childhood education

Information Connections, Marian Joy Medical Library: http://www.informationconnections.org/Autism/Default.aspx

Literacy: http://www.paulakluth.com/readings/literacy/supporting-the-literacy-learning-of-students-with-autism/

Mary Barbara: https://www.marybarbera.com

NIH/ National Institute of Mental Health: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/autism-spectrum-disorders-asd/index.shtml

*National Professional Development Center on Autism Spectrum Disorder (NPDC): http://autismpdc.fpg.unc.edu/  free professional resources for teachers, therapists, and technical assistance providers who work with individuals with ASD.

*Organization for Autism Research/ OAR: http://researchautism.org/education/teachers-corner/  teachers corner for resources, professional development, training, curriculum

The Arc of Illinois: https://www.thearcofil.org/ Advocates for individuals with ID/DD

 

Use Visual Strategies: www.usevisualstrategies.com Linda Hodgdon, visual aids for teachers

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