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Parent Information Websites

Notice of Procedural Safeguards

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.

Parent’s Guide to the ARD Process

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.

SPEDTex Resource Locator

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.

Children with Special Health Care Needs

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.

Navigate Life Texas

Resources and support for families raising children with disabilities.

Partners Resource Network

Provides resources and support to empower Texas families and individuals impacted by disabilities or special healthcare needs.

Early Childhood Texas

Discover supports available for young children ages birth to 5 years.

Families New to Special Education

Access resources that can help you learn more about special education.

Early Childhood Intervention Texas (ECI)

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.

Texas Medicaid Waiver Programs for Children with Disabilities

Information about the Texas Medicaid waiver programs for children, including an overview of services and eligibility.

Transition Activities

Starting to plan for transition early matters? Here are some activities students can work on to increase the skills needed to meet their goals after high school.


Transition Planning Resources for Families

Explore resources that can help address transition need for your child.

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