• ct-educationConnecticut State Department of Education, Bureau of Special EducationVisit website
    The Bureau of Special Education of the Connecticut State Department of Education supports the position of the Connecticut State Board of Education on the Education of Students with Exceptionalities (pdf).  The Bureau of Special Education of the Connecticut State Department of Education provides information and resources regarding the education of students with disabilities.
  • State Education Resource Center (SERC) – Visit website
    State Education Resource Center (SERC)SERC provides professional development and information dissemination in the latest research and best practices to educators, service providers, and families throughout the state.
  • Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center (CPAC)Visit website
    cpacConnecticut Parent Advocacy Center, Inc. (CPAC) is a statewide nonprofit organization that offers information and support to families of children with any disability or chronic illness, age birth to 26.
  • Office of Special Education (OSEP)Visit website
    The Office of Special Education 200px-US-DeptOfEducation-Seal_svgPrograms (OSEP) is dedicated to improving results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities ages birth through 21 by providing leadership and financial support to assist states and local districts.
  • Office of Civil Rights (OCR)Visit website
    The mission of the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is to ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence through vigorous enforcement of civil rights.
  • U.S. Department of Education: Education of Children and Youth in Foster CareVisit website
    The U. S. Department of Education issues guidance on the education of children and youth in foster care with an emphasis on improved educational outcomes.
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    OJJDP is a component of the Office of Justice Programs, with a mission of improving juvenile justice practices by supporting states and local communities, in the development and implementation of improved policies and programs for juvenile offenders.
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    Solve CFS is a national organization dedicated to the understanding and treatment of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). Solve CFS provides information regarding the treatment and education of children and youth with CFS.