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  • 529 College Saving Plans

    College Illinois! is a prepaid tuition program.  Benefits can be used at any college or university in the country & there are some great tax incentives.

  • A Parent’s Guide to Virtual Learning

    Information from the National Center for Learning Disabilities on how to support students with disabilities during the COVID-19 crisis.

  • Attention Deficit Disorder Resources

    This site is a national non-profit organization that helps people with ADD/ADHD achieve their potential through education, support & networking.

  • Champaign School District COVID-19 Resource Page

    Remote learning, food distribution and more.

  • Disability Disclosure Workbook

    Designed to help youth make informed decisions about whether or not to disclose their disability and to understand the impact of disclosure on education, work and social life.

  • Disability Scholarships

    Information about college scholarships available to students with disabilities.

  • Early Intervention-Illinois Department of Human Services

    Illinois’ Early Intervention Service System serves children less than 36 months of age with disabilities or developmental delays, or who are at risk of substantial delays.

  • Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy (ELSA)

    This four-year program offers a full-time, post-secondary educational experience to young adults with developmental disabilities. Ages 18-28 high school graduates with disabilities can earn certificates in academics, independent living skills and social/recreational skills.

    190 Prospect Avenue
    Elmhurst, IL 60126-3296
    (630) 617-3752
    elsa@elmhurst.edu

  • ERIC: Education Resources Information Center

    ERIC is an online library of education research and information, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education.

  • Frequently Asked Questions About Adapted Physical Education

    SHAPE America provides guidance to Frequently Asked Questions About Adapted Physical Education for students with disabilities. The document was developed as a resource for physical educators, adapted physical educators, school district administrators and parents as they work to provide consistent adapted physical education (APE) services for students with disabilities.