CDSC EDUCATORS SUPPORT NETWORK

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The Connecticut Down Syndrome Congress Statement on Seclusion and Restraint

General Online Resources

The Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City maintains a page on its website with links to several excellent resources for inclusion of students with Down syndrome  .http://www.kcdsg.org/for_educators.php

 

Down Syndrome Education Online: Articles from the journal Down Syndrome Research and Practice and books from the Down Syndrome Issues and Information Series.  http://www.down-syndrome.org

 

Handwriting Without Tears: handwriting curriculum frequently used successfully with children who have Ds.  http://www.hwtears.com/hwt

 

Lots of resources about teaching and supporting social skills, compiled by Nadine Briggs of Social Smart Kids.  http://www.kcdsg.org/for_educators.php

 

A list of 100 special education-related websites compiled by the Wisconsin Education Association Council, organized by topic.  http://www.weac.org/issues_advocacy/resource_pages_on_issues_one/special_education/speced_links.aspx

 

Video modeling from the National Professional Development Center on Autistic Spectrum Disorders.  http://autismpdc.fpg.unc.edu/content/video-modeling