Resources for Parents
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- Kennedy-Krieger School in Maryland: Provides information on various learning disorders and resources to seek help to correct the disorders.
- Florida Center for Reading Research: Seeks to develop an understanding of reading growth and how to accurately assess reading ability.
- Lindamood-Bell Foundation: The purpose of the Foundation is to develop a successful program to teach adults and children how to read and comprehend at a high level.
- Children’s Learning Institute: Uses empirical evidence to develop successful means of teaching children.
- Regents’ Center for Learning Disorders (University of Georgia): Provides information on how to successfully treat learning disorders and information on programs for those with learning disorders.
- Center of Human Development and Disability (University of Washington): A center for research on brain development and how this research informs our decisions on how to educate children and help those with learning disorders.
- National Reading Panel: Assesses research in the field of child development and learning and discusses what should inform how we educate our children.
Communication and Language
- Haskins Laboratory: A center for multidisciplinary research of the science of written and spoken language.
- International Dyslexia Association: Information on dyslexia and how to seek help for this disorder.
- Autism Society of Nebraska: Provides help for children with autism in Nebraska
- Center of Research on Early Childhood Issues and Initiatives (University of Louisville): A foundation for child development research.
- Institute for Behavioral Genetics (University of Colorado): The Institute is one of the top research facilities for the discovery of how genes effect our behavior.