Parent Resources


Friend, Marilyn. (2006). Special Education: Contemporary perspectives for school professionals. Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.

Internet Resources: – The Council for Exceptional Children (a professional organization for teachers, administrators, parents, and other individuals interested in the education of students with disabilities. – The Center for Parent Information and Resources is a valuable source of information concerning children with disabilities and their families. – This is the leading website on learning disabilities, learning disorders and differences. Parents and teachers of children with learning disabilities will find authoritative guidance on attention deficit disorder, ADD/ADHD, and other disabilities that affect learning. – This site provides parents and educators with information about special education legislation and related information.

IDEA Reauthorization

To find out how the Reauthorization of IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) may affect your rights and your child’s special education program go to:

Family Resource Connection

NH State Library
Telephone: 603/271-7931

New Hampshire Procedural Safeguards Handbook
Special Education, February 2016
Developed by the NH Department of Education
Bureau of Special Education

N.H. Rules for the Education of Children with Disabilities
The newly adopted N.H. Rules for the Education of Children with Disabilities which went into effect on March 24, 2017.