Helpful Links

Online Resources For Special Education Law

COMPOSITE OF CALIFORNIA SPECIAL EDUCATION LAW
The CDE has a searchable web version of the special education laws and regulations.  Visit their website here: www.specedlawsregs.org

CALIFORNIA CONTENT STANDARDS
To obtain a copy of the California content standards for each grade go to: http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/ or you can order “A Parent’s Guide to California Content Standards, Kindergarten Through Grade Three”; here: Catalog of Publications

CARS HANDBOOK OF GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
The California Association of Resource Specialists and Special Education Teachers has developed an very useful handbook that provides grade level guides to developing goals and objectives that are tied to the California Content Standards and the California High School Exit Exam.  To obtain a copy, go to: California Association of Resource Specialists and Special Education Teachers

WRIGHTSLAW
Wrightslaw is an outstanding resource for all national special education issues.  Not only does it have very useful content, but it also provides updates on the latest developments in special education across the nation and has several publications that are geared to parents.  Visit their website here: http://www.wrightslaw.com/