Resources

We have put together a list of website we feel might be helpful for our member.

Reference Materials

The Down Syndrome Educational Trust

Studies Demonstrating the Effectiveness of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Methodology with Children with Down Syndrome

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NYSED Least Restrictive Environment Field Advisory

Policy Statement on Inclusion in Early Childhood Program US DOE

Strategies to Prevent Challenging Behavior in Inclusive Settings in English and Spanish

Pathways to Inclusion in English and Spanish

Books That Teach Inclusion in English and Spanish

LRE FAQs Final

La DefiniciĆ³n de Ambiente Menos Restrictivo LRE in Spanish

NYSED Blueprint for Improved Results for Students with Disabilities

 

Links for Families

Alexander’s Angels – www.alexandersangels.org

Center on Technology and Disability – www.ctdinstitute.org

Down Syndrome International (DSi) – www.ds-int.org

Down Syndrome Connection of Long Island – www.dscli.org

Global Down Syndrome Foundation – www.globaldownsyndrome.org

I’m Determined – www.imdetermined.org

Long Island Advocacy Center – www.theliac.org

Long Island Communities of Practice – www.licop.org

Long Island Early Childhood Direction Center – www.liearlychildhoodliu.org

Long Island Parent Center – www.liparentcenterliu.org

Lumind Foundation – https://www.lumindrds.org

National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) – www.ndsccenter.org

National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) – www.ndss.org

Office for People with Developmental Disabilities – www.opwdd.ny.gov

Partners in Policymaking – www.nyspip.org

Swift Schools – www.swiftschools

Superior Precision Eyewear For Children Who Are Special – www.specs4us.com

The TRAID Program – www.licop.org/traid.html

The National Center on Pyramid Model Innovations – www.challengingbehavior.cbcs.esf.edu

Spanish Language Website
NUESTROS Centros – www.nuestroscentros.org

 

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