Parent Information Websites
The Notice of Procedural Safeguards explains parents’ rights under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). SPEDTex makes this resource available in over 20 different languages.
The Parent’s Guide to the ARD Process contains information parents need to effectively participate in an ARD committee meeting. SPEDTex makes this resource available in over 20 different languages.
The SPEDTex Resource Locator is your gateway to special education resources. From accommodations to transition and everything in between, the SPEDTex Resource Locator lets you tailor your search by topic, audience, language and type.
The Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Services Program helps children with special health-care needs and people of any age with cystic fibrosis.
Resources and support for families raising children with disabilities.
Provides resources and support to empower Texas families and individuals impacted by disabilities or special healthcare needs.
Discover supports available for young children ages birth to 5 years.
Access resources that can help you learn more about special education.
Statewide program for families with children birth up to age 3, with developmental delays, disabilities or certain medical diagnoses that may impact development. ECI services support families as they learn how to help their children grow and learn.
Information about the Texas Medicaid waiver programs for children, including an overview of services and eligibility.