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Our world is experiencing some drastic changes. SAPL wants to let you know that we are here for you throughout the process! Explore this guide for creative ideas, eBook picks, resources to help you and your family learn from home, and virtual programming.

Resources for Neurodivergent Children & Families

Welcome, Families!

Here are some resources for neurodivergent families in our communities.

Any Baby Can Serves families with children and youth facing serious health or developmental challenges.

The Arc of San Antonio:  Network of support and services for children and adults with a broad range of developmental abilities.

Autism Community Network:  Information and networking for our autism community.         

Autism Lifeline Links:  Offers early diagnosis, treatment and services to improve the opportunities and outcomes for individuals with autism and their families.

Autism Treatment Center:  Assists individuals with autism and related disorders throughout their lives as they learn, play, work and live in the community.

Brighton Center Provides direct services to children with disabilities and developmental delays in San Antonio.     

CCADI:  Educational resource videos for families with children on the autism spectrum.

Friendships:  Autism Empowerment:  Ideas to help start and grow a friendship with a child on the autism spectrum.

Friendships:  Today's Parent:  Tips on teaching children how to interact with kids on the autism spectrum.

Healthychildren.org:  Autism resources for parents, families, and caregivers.

MoCAA:  Connects every mom raising a child with special needs and provides support by creating a social and interactive community focused on HOPE-Helping Ourselves Physically and Emotionally.

National Autism Association:  Responds to the most urgent needs of the autism community, providing real help and hope so that all affected can reach their full potential.

KLRN

KLRN has a wealth of information available for all ages. Visit KLRN and click Learn or follow these links. 

 

 

 

Learning at Home: Resources for the whole family during this unprecedented time

PBS LearningMedia: A variety of free content for teachers

Early Childhood: Tools to help prepare children for school success

School Services: Media and other services for K-12 teachers and students

Professional Learning: Free professional development opportunities for San Antonio teachers 

Community Engagement: KLRN is more than TV -- find KLRN out in the community

SciGirls: Free science program for girls 8-13 

 

Visit PBS Kids for information regarding the upcoming school year and parenting during Coronavirus as well as other resources, tips and advice. 

 

Talking With Your Children About Race

Navigating Online Learning Platforms

Your child's school and teachers may be using a variety of online tools for distance learning. 

SeesawEnglish,  Spanish

Google Classroom: Parents Guide from Commonsense Media

Zoom: Tutorial for students, Parents Guide from Commonsense Media

Distance learning guides and tutorials from   East Central ISD, Harlandale ISDNorth East ISD,  Judson ISD, Lackland ISDSan Antonio ISDSchertz -Cibolo-Universal City ISDSouthside Independent ISD, Idea Public Schools, Jubilee AcademiesSchool of Excellence in Education

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