Hearing Impairments Special Needs Factsheet for Educators
What teachers should know about hearing impairments, and how to help students who have one succeed in school.
Hearing Impairment for Teens
Hearing impairment occurs when there's a problem with or damage to one or more parts of the ear. Find out its causes and what can be done to help correct it.
Sight, Speech & Hearing for Teens
This section has information on health problems that can affect a person's ability to see, speak, or hear.
CP Resources for Educators for Parents
Fact sheets on some of the issues that affect kids with cerebral palsy in the classroom and at home.
What's Hearing Loss? for Kids
Hearing loss happens when there is a problem with the ear, nerves connected to the ear, or the part of the brain that controls hearing. Someone who has hearing loss may be able to hear some sounds or nothing at all. To learn more, read this article for kids.
Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for Parents
Some kids may be eligible for individualized education programs in public schools, free of charge. Understanding how to access these services can help you be an effective advocate for your child.
IEPs make teachers of students with special needs responsible for planning, implementing, and monitoring educational plans to help the students succeed in school. This article is for educators.
Special Needs for Parents
These Special Needs Factsheets explain the basics about health conditions that can affect learning in the classroom, and offer quick tips on teaching strategies to help students succeed in school. Each factsheet features links to related resources for kids, teens, and their parents, as well as additional resources for teachers.
Speech Impairments Special Needs Factsheet for Educators
What teachers should know about students with speech impairments, and what teachers can do to help them succeed in school.
Factsheets for Educators
These Special Needs Factsheets explain the basics about health conditions that can affect learning in the classroom.