Main Library

This library contains CADRE resources as well as State, Lead Agency and Parent Center resources. Please note that CADRE makes no endorsement of the State, Lead Agency and Parent Center resources included here, nor of any policies, procedures, processes, or documents specific to any item.

AFC - Advocacy Skills - A Guide to Help You Advocate for Your Child's Educational Rights

APEC - Resolving Disputes in Special Education

ASK - Communication Matters

ASK - Improving Communication: Tips for Parents and Educators

FFF - Becoming a Stronger Advocate for Children in Your Care

FL - Sharing the Commitment - ESE Parent Advisory

FL - Sharing the Commitment - ESE Parent Advisory (Spanish)

FL - Sharing the Commitment to Excellence Flow Chart

FL - STC Brochure in English-2013

GA - C.A.F.E. Model For Authentic Stakeholder Engagement

GA - Self Determination Manual

I-NYC-3 - Tips for Encouraging Student Participation in IEP Meetings

Video of Webinar: Introducing the Part C Dispute Resolution Family Guides About the Webinar: This webinar provides parent centers and families with ideas on how to use these new, family-friendly guides on mediation, due process hearings, and written State complaints designed with the Part C families in mind. This webinar also describes the collaborative process that CADRE used to develop the guides. The new family-friendly guides on special education dispute resolution are now available for download from the CADRE website, in addition to the new Quick Guide to Special Education Dispute...

Matrix - Advocating for your child with special needs

Matrix - Resolving Disagreements

MD - Parent Involvement Brochure

MEPF - Workshop Descriptions

MEPF-8 - Advocating For Your Child

MI - Skill Building Workshops


NC - Early Steps 5 Steps to Becoming Your Infant or Toddler's Best Advocate

NH - Developing a Team Approach for Family and Community Connections With Schools

OK - Communication Rack Card

OK - Communication Rack Card

PA - Communication Tips for Building Strong Partnerships

PA - Creating Agreement Brochure