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Warren County Schools offers a website with department information, school information, staff information with emails and phone numbers, school calendars, plus lots of day to day information regarding our school district. To view the Warren County Schools website, click on this link: Warren County Schools
The Department of Education in Tennessee offers a website with information regarding all aspects of schools' performances, different department information, contact information, plus announcements regarding state assessment and curriculum.
The Department of Special Education in Tennessee has a website for Special Populations of students. On this website, there is information regarding student support, chronic absenteeism, the Individualized Education Account program, listing of disabilities, evaluations, information on IDEA, dyslexia, TEIS, rules/policies/procedures, plus many more links with information about special education.
Tennessee offers a program for students and parents called the Individualized Education Act (IEA). The IEA was adopted by the General Assembly in 2015 and creates the Individualized Education Account Program and related accounts for eligible students with disabilities to use for educational purposes. The program provides options for parents and students to choose the educational opportunities that best meet their own unique needs through access to public education funds.
The IRIS Center is a national center dedicated to improving educational outcomes for all children, especially those with disabilities birth through age twenty-one, through the use of effective evidence-based practices and interventions.
Everyone can have difficulty sitting still, paying attention or controlling impulsive behavior once in a while. For some students, however, the problems are so pervasive and persistent that they interfere with every aspect of their life. The Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) website has more information on Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and the National Institute of Mental Health website.
The KidsHealth website has additional information on ADHD with signs and tips to help manage ADHD.
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental disability. Signs typically appear during early childhood and affect a person's ability to communicate and interact with others. ASD is defined by a certain set of behaviors and is a "spectrum condition" that affects individuals differently and to varying degrees. The Autism Society of America website has information on Autism.
First Signs is dedicated to educating parents and professionals about autism and related disorders.
When students have learning problems, their parents are usually the first to notice that something is just not right. Teachers often notice a child having trouble in their class.
If you are a parent or teacher of a child with a learning disability, or have learning disabilities yourself, you are not alone. The Learning Disabilities Association of America has more information.
American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) promotes progressive policies, sound research, effective practices, and universal human rights for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
The National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities website offers a Fact Sheet on Intellectual Disabilities
KidsHealth is a user-friendly website regarding intellectual disabilities.