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Parent Resources

In this section, you will find information regarding the Admission, Review and Dismissal (ARD) process; individualized education program (IEP) process; and federal laws on parent rights within their child's education. Click on the links to access this information.
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The Special Education Information Center (SPEDTex) provides resources and interactive features for increasing family awareness of disabilities and special education processes, with the goal of improving partnerships between schools and families.


Contact Information:

Phone: 1-855-773-3839

Email: inquire[email protected]

Live Chat: www.spedtex.org

Reading Resources for Students with Dyslexia
Click here to access audio and e-books adapted for individuals with reading barriers.
Notice of Procedural Safeguards

According to the Texas Education Agency's website, the purpose of the Procedural Safeguards guide is to identify "parents' rights and responsibilities in federal law." Please refer to the ARD guide (below) for additional information on the individualized education program (IEP) process for a student with disabilities.

Notice of Procedural Safeguards
Admission, Review and Dismissal Process (ARD Guide)

Directly access printable guides below by the TEA (Texas Education Agency) regarding the Admission, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) process.

State Resources  

Click here to visit the Transition in Texas website. According to the site, its purpose is to showcase resources that help students attain their post-secondary goals. Resources for students, parents, and educators are available on this site. Click below to access the Texas Transition and Employment Guide publication.

TEA Guides
Delayed or Denied Evaluations and Compensatory Services
Dyslexia Handbook: Important Changes for Families