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    Special Education Resources to Support Students During School Closure

    On this webpage, you will find learning resources for students who receive special education services and their families. These suggested learning extensions are optional and will not affect students’ grades or ability to complete the semester.

    Additional Information and Resources:

    IEP Guidance for FamiliesPDF icon

    Special Education Resources for Skill Areas

    These are learning resources specifically for students receiving special education services. We are prioritizing resources based on the feedback we have received from our community and have initially shared supports for: social emotional learning, study skills and organization tools, speech language therapy support, and occupational/physical therapy supports.

    There will be more resources added regularly. You can also reach out to your student's IEP case manager for resources tailored to your individual student.

    Functional Life Skills and Learning Supports

    While the academic website links and activity suggestions listed below are beneficial for all students, the resources have been gathered for students with Distinct and Focus Primary Service types in mind.

    Family Supports

    ARC King County: Coronavirus specific information and materials

    The Arc of King County Resource Guide webpage

    King County: Updates on service changes

    King County Service Changes webpage.

    National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Parent and Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

    NCTSN Guide

    Open Doors for Multicultural Families: "Provides culturally and linguistically relevant information, services, and programming to culturally and linguistically diverse families of persons with developmental and intellectual disabilities. The families we serve are often immigrants, refugees, and/or people of color."

    Open Doors for Multicultural Families website

    PAVE Partnerships for Action, Voices for Empowerment: PAVE provides support, training, information and resources to empower and give voice to individuals, youth and families impacted by disabilities.

    PAVE website