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

Introduction The introduction to this sourcebook stresses the need for schools, communities, and families to work together to educate children to be productive and caring 21 st century citizens. American families are described as more diverse than ever before, spanning cultures, languages, levels of education, and socioeconomic and demographic differences. Family involvement is defined in an expansive way to include and recognize the value of a broad spectrum of activities that involve family members and/or guardians helping children to learn, both at home and at school. Barriers that limit...
Engaging Parents in Productive Partnerships is an easy-to-read presentation of suggestions on how educators and service providers can effectively collaborate with parents including specific recommendations for IEP meetings. Tell us what you think of the document, please click here to take a short survey. (link is external) To order copies of this publication, please fill out this order form.

FL - STC Brochure in English-2013

GA - Self Determination Manual

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...

MD - Parent Involvement Brochure

MEPF-8 - Advocating For Your Child

MO - 2014-15 Home Works! Executive Summary

MO - 2019-20 Annual Report

MO - Home Works 2018-19 Evaluation Report

MO - Home Works! 2012 Evaluation Report

MO - Implementation Findings from the Home Works! Teacher Home Visit Program 2016-17

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

PA - Enhancing Parent Involvement: A Practical Guide for PA Schools Supporting Students with Disabilities

PA-PEAL - Special Education Resources for Families (Rack Card)

PA-PEAL - Special Education Resources for Families (Rack Card)

PACER - Positive Interactions with Diverse Families

Reaching Out to American Indian and Alaska Native Youth with Disabilities

Schools-and-Families-Newsletter

SPAN- Special Education Parent Advisory Groups Guide

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