Special Education Parent Resources
PEABODY SPECIAL EDUCATION PARENT ADVISORY COUNCIL (PAC)Peabody Special Education Parent Advisory Committee Information
This document describes the activities and contact information for the Peabody PAC.MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION RESOURCESA Parent’s Guide to Special Education. Written by the Federation for Children with Special Needs in collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Education, the Guide is meant to serve as a resource for parents, and the organizations that serve them.Notice of Procedural Safeguards.The Parent's Rights Brochure is designed to assist the parent in understanding the special education process, and the rights of the parent's when their child has been referred for or is receiving special education services.Requirements for Participation of Students with Disabilities in MCAS and MCAS ALT
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Special Education HomepageUnderstanding Entitlements for Disabled PersonsHelping teens make the transition from high school to the work place.HELPING YOUR CHILD AT HOMEToolkit for Parents: Being an Efficient Homework Helper from LDOnlineMaking the Written Word Easier for Readers with Print Disabilities from LDOnline.
, a website on learning disabilities for parents, teachers and other professionals. You can subscribe to the free montly email newsletter.Learn and Grow Together. This new resource guide for parents was prepared by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care to help parents understand the many stages of child development and includes suggestions for fun, low-cost family activities. Learn and Grow Together covers every stage of child development from birth to 14 years and offers stage-appropriate hints and activity suggestions. Spanish version