Special Education Organizations in the Best of the Web Directory

Special Education Organizations


Nonprofit organization of private schools and agencies that provide education and other services to children and young adults with disabilities.

Association for the Education of Children with Medical Needs

Site presents announcements, newsletters, member directory, message board, and information on committees and related events.


Nonprofit association created to represent the needs of resource specialists and special education teachers.

Coalition for Residential Education (CORE)

Nonprofit organization devoted to promoting and enhancing residential education programs for youth disadvantaged by their social and economic situations.

Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE)

International professional educational organization affiliated with the Council for Exceptional Children. Aims to help develop practices and policies that improve education quality. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Council-of-Administrators-of-Special-Education-a-Division-of-CEC/160348697382620 casecec

Council of Educators for Students with Disabilities

Provides public schools and educators with options for high-quality training on special education and Section 504.

Council of New York Special Education Administrators (CNYSEA)

Aims to promote professional leadership and to create opportunities for studying issues and challenges involving the education of students with disabilities.

Cumberland County Council of Education Associations

Presents a calendar of events and information about the council's leadership, legislative action team, and issues and action.

Dedication to Special Education

All-volunteer organization working as a community partnership for special education. Aims to improve special education through a variety of programs and events.

IDEA Partnership

Alliance of over fifty national organizations, technical assistance providers, and state and local agencies committed to improving outcomes for students and youth with disabilities.

International Association of Special Education

Professional organization committed to improving the quality of life and delivery of service for individuals who are identified to have special education needs.

Japanese Association of Special Education (JASE)

Group working to develop and facilitate progress in scientific research involving special education in Japan. Site contains news, membership information, and contact details.

Lutheran Association for Special Education (LASE)

Aims to provide special education, support, and related services to assist children with special educational needs.


Official site of the National Association of Special Education Teachers. Features membership information, news, an online magazine, and resources for teachers.

Nation Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE)

Organization committed to the improvement of educational services for children and youth with disabilities.

National Association for Adults with Special Learning Needs (NAASLN)

Organization of educators, trainers, employers, and human service providers committed to helping adults with special learning needs.

National Association of Parents with Children in Special Education (NAPCSE)

National membership organization established to provide support and assistance to parents who have children with special education needs. Site presents a reference library, news and events, resources for parents, publications, and forum.

National Association of Private Special Education Centers

Nonprofit association that represents private special education centers and their leaders. Aims to promote high quality education programs for individuals with disabilities.


Offers numerous projects that provide individual assistance, workshops, publications, and other resources aimed at helping families in making decisions about education and other services for children and young adults with disabilities.

Transition Coalition

Provides information, support, and professional development on topics concerning the transition of youth with disabilities from school to adult life.

Tri-County Special Education Association

Association committed to providing reliable access to specialized student services. Site presents information on programs and services, policies and procedures, professional development opportunities, and assistive technology.

Women's Organization for Special Education Professionals (WOSEP)

Organization created to help individuals in finding information and professionals for special education services. Site presents articles, testimonials, events, and related links.

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