Florida Learning Disabilities Research Center

resources


Development of Reading and Learning Disabilities

National Center Learning Disabilities

http://ibg.colorado.edu/cldrc/

http://www.texasldcenter.org

http://www.nichd.nih.gov

http://www.haskins.yale.edu

http://www.yale.edu

Instruction

Reading Rockets Website

Scholastic

About the Common Core

National Center for Education Statistics

US DOE

Development of Writing

National Commission on Writing

Behavior and Environment

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Great Schools

Early Childhood Development

Early Childhood Tech Assistance

National Education Association

NAEYC

Genetics

The Genetic Alliance

Genetics Home Reference

National Human genome Research Institute

Social Issues Impacting Learning

Annie E Casey

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

National Center for Children in Poverty

Local Resources

Adult Learning Evaluation Center
http://coe.fsu.edu/Current-Students/Departments/Educational-Psychology-and-Learning-Systems-EPLS/Current-Students/Psychological-and-Counseling-Services-Program/Centers/Adult-Learning-Evaluation-Center

Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services
Florida Department of Education
325 W. Gaines Street, Suite 614
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400
Telephone: (850)245-0475
Toll Free: (850)245-0475
Website: Special Education Programs

Children's Services, Depart. of Health
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A-06
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1707
Telephone: (850)245-4218
Toll Free: (800)654-4440
Website: Early Intervention Programs

Florida Directory of Early Childhood Services
2807 Remington Green Circle
Tallahasse FL 32308
(800) 654-4440
(850) 487-6301
Website: www.centraldirectory.org

Ages Three to Five:

Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services
Florida Department of Education
325 W. Gaines Street, Suite 601
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400
Telephone: (850) 245-0478
Website: http://www.fldoe.org/disability/

Advocacy Center for Persons with Disabilities
2728 Centerview Drive, Suite 102
100 W. 10th Street, Suite 801
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Telephone: (850)488-9071, (800)346-4127 (TTY)
Toll Free: (800)342-0823
Creole and Spanish Language Telephone: (800)350-4566
Website: Legal Aid Society

Agency for Persons with Disabilities
4030 Esplanade Way, Suite 380
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0950
(850) 488-4257
Website: www.apd.myflorida.com

Councils on Developmental Disabilities
Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc.
124 Marriott Drive, Suite 203
Tallahassee, FL 32301-2981
(800) 580-7801 (in FL)
(850) 488-4180
Website: www.fddc.org

Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Children's Medical Services, Department of Health
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A-06
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1707
(800) 654-4440
(850) 245-4218
Website: http://www.floridahealth.gov/programs-and-services/childrens-health/cms-plan/about/index.html

State CHIP Program
Tallahassee, FL 32302-0980
(888) 540-5437
Website: http://www.floridakidcare.org/

Early Learning Coalition of the Big Bend Region
http://www.elcbigbend.org/

Tallahassee CHADD
http://tallahasseechadd.weebly.com/

Tallahassee Parent to Parent
http://tallyparents.com/pages/Parent2Parent.html

Additional Resources Accessibility

www.bookshare.org
Bookshare is a nonprofit that provides a digital library for people with print disabilities

www.learningally.org
Learning Ally is a nonprofit that provides students with learning disabilities audiobooks

www.accesstext.org
ACCESSTEXT Network is a nonprofit that assists with accommodations for college students with learning disabilities

www.headstrongnation.org
The Headstrong nation is a nonprofit that provides assistance for people with Dyslexia, especially adults

www.dyslexicadvantage.com
The Dyslexic Advantage is a nonprofit that promotes the strengths and talents of children and adults with dyslexia

www.smarterbalanced.org
The Smarter Balanced Consortium is developing appropriate assessment tools to utilize with the Common Core. It is a consortium of states.

www.parcconline.org
PARCC is the second state consortium working on assessments to accompany the Common Core

www.cast.org
A for-profit company working to make curriculum materials inclusive for all types of learners.