This guide provides a basic introduction to Special Education.
Read The Arc Guide to Special Education
The Arc offers numerous resources to help guide you through the special education process for children, from birth to age 21.
Special education advocacy addresses academic issues of all kinds, supporting families in securing evaluations, developing and implementing Individualized Education Programs (IEP), and determining educational placement. Advocates provide coaching, strategies, and information to empower parents and guardians to advocate for their family member.