Parental Resources

Parental Rights in Special Education (PRISE) Booklet

This document has been developed for you by the Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, in an effort to provide the most comprehensive and up­ to­ date information. The document is periodically revised to reflect changes in the law, provide additional information that would be of use to you, and to provide the information in a more clear and concise manner.

NJ Dept of Education Administrative Code (N.J.A.C. 6A:14)

New Jersey Special Education Administrative Code, Title 6A; Chapter 14 explains the laws that govern special education service delivery in the state of New Jersey.

SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

Empowering families as advocates and partners in improving education, health, and mental health outcomes for infants, toddlers, children, and youth.

UNDERSTOOD is a great resource for families to help those that learn and think differently discover their potentials, take control, find community, and stay on positive paths.

Parents of Autistic Children in NJ (POAC)

POAC Autism Services, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, is making a difference today for every individual with autism in NJ

Disability Rights New Jersey

Consistent with our federal mandate, Disability Rights NJ is here to provide a wide array of advocacy services for individuals with disabilities, their families, and other stakeholders as NJ’s Designated Protection & Advocacy Agency

New Jersey Coalition for Inclusive Education

NJCIE supports inclusive education for all students with disabilities as a fundamental civil right. NJCIE views inclusion as a means to creating an equitable, socially-just democratic society.

The Arc of New Jersey

The Arc of New Jersey is the state's largest organization advocating for and serving children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

The Center for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education

CADRE offers a searchable database of dispute resolution practices in special education and early intervention.

A Day in Our Shoes

Hundreds of posts. Thousands of IEP Goal and IEP Accodations. Tons of advice and tips for IEP meetings.

Decoding Dyslexia NJ

Aim to raise dyslexia awareness, empower families to support their children and inform policy-makers on best practices to identify, remediate and support students with dyslexia in NJ public schools.