Resources for Transition to Kindergarten
Getting ready for Kindergarten can be an overwhelming life event. Parents of children experiencing disability may have many hopes and fears moving into elementary school. Please know that we are here to support you, your child has a right to a free and appropriate education, and We All Belong.
Please explore the resources below. Contact us at (503) 238-0522 or (503) 262-4029 (Spanish) to connect further with us or visit our event calendar to register for our weekly Community Drop-In Support. We would love to connect with you!
We All Belong
A short documentary film about the ABI Kindergarten Inclusion Cohort program.
Kindergarten Transition: IEP Rights, Laws, Tips, and Tools to Be Fully Included
A recording of a Kindergarten Transition virtual workshop presented by Jamie Burch (NWDSA/ABI), Angela Jarvis-Holland (NW Disability Support), Lisa Grotting (MECP), Chris Shank (Attorney: Youth, Rights & Justice)
Resources to Support Inclusive Kindergarten
- Special Education Rights by Chris Shank (PDF)
- IEP Goal Writing Resources
- Behavior Resources
- Inclusive Education Resources