Exceptionality-Specific Resources

Parent/Guardian Resources

Information about a variety of Diagnosis and Exceptionalities, teaching strategies, glossary of terms.

This is an excellent resource from McMaster Hospital re: support for Autism Spectrum Disorder, Brain Injury, Cerebral Palsy, and Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD)

Seven support strategies are detailed in this article which is specific to the uncertain times associated with COVID-19

There are lots of suggestions for students on the autism spectrum who are needing support as they adapt to new routines and schedules.

This includes suggestions for parents or caregivers to use structured teaching sessions to teach new skills & have meaningful interaction with their child in a structured format.

This is a guide to inclusive education for students with Down Syndrome.

The Hanen Tips for Parents helps parents turn any activity they do with their child into an opportunity to build skills - and have fun while doing it!