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We know resources abound but in a pinch, we thought we’d provide some of our favorites right here. Have some more to add? Feel free to Submit Your Resource Here.

Learning Barrier Resoure Title Description
Anxiety and Problem behavior
Childmind.org
Quick, topic-based articles covering a variety of issues, including coping and self-care, anxiety, discipline and behavior, and grief and loss.
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Anxiety and Problem behavior
Childmind.org
Quick, topic-based articles covering a variety of issues, including coping and self-care, anxiety, discipline and behavior, and grief and loss.
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Attention/Focus
ADDitudeMag
ADDitude's landing site for ADHD resources.
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Attention/Focus/AT
AdditudeMag
Many of these are not free.
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Attention/Focus/AT
AdditudeMag
Webinar objectives: Which tools benefit students with specific learning needs The differences between educational technology and assistive technology The importance of Universal Design for learning technology platforms and software Which platforms prove most beneficial (iPads, Chromebooks vs. laptops) The importance of using tools that are “device agnostic” The realistic timelines, expectations, and goals for using assistive technology.
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Autism Resources
Autism Society
Quick links from a variety of sources on topics including respite and mental health, modifying routines, lifestyle supports, education, public policy, and Facebook Live info series.
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Differentiated Instruction, for significant learning differences
Discussion Thread
This came from a discussion thread through CEC, and was recommended for students with Autism and other significant learning needs.
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Executive Function skills
Google
G Suite and G Suite for Education.
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Families of students with disabilities in virtual format
Florida Inclusion
Clearly defined tips for families, such as learning space and establishing a schedule.
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Online Access
YouTube
Technical, 7 min video regarding online learning for students with disabilities.
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Learning Without Tears
Free for a trial period (90 days), interactive teaching tools for Pre-K and K-5.
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Positive Behavioral Supports and Interventions
PBIS
Includes folder of COVID-19 resources includng social stories, home-based expectations and article on returning to school after disruptions.
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Positive Behavioral Supports and Interventions
Article
Brief article that includes areas and examples for creating behvaioral expectations for remote instruction..
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Understanding COVID19
Self Advocacy Info
“This resource on COVID-19 developed by Green Mountain Self-advocates for individuals with ID/DD. This resource is an 8-page booklet about the Coronavirus written in plain language. It was created by and for people with developmental disabilities. It focuses on “need to know” information. They made an English version and Spanish version. This may be a helpful resource when explaining the virus or a helpful tool for those working with our population.”.
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Unstructured time
Khan Academy
Sample at-home schedules per grade levels.
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Unstructured time
Understood
Links to activities to do at home with children.
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Unstructured time
Amazing Ed
Comprehensive list of resources, sorted by company, subject, grade/age group, description and links.
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Use of Technology
ED TED
Free TED Ed high-quality, interactive, video-based lessons per grade levels.
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Use of Technology
Control Alt Achieve
In this blog post we will take a look at over 30 Chrome web extensions that can assist students in five main categories: Text to Speech, Readability, Reading Comprehension, Focus and Navigation.
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Use of Technology
Various
PowerPoint of educational apps.
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Use of Technology
Various
Free stories for students to listen to (available in mutliple languages).
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