Additional Web Links

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1. Benchmark Assessments

This site outlines the Austin Independent School District’s benchmark assessment procedures and links to STAAR Released Assessments and STAAR Assessed Curriculum as examples of how a school district addresses benchmark assessments.

2. IDEA Partnership

This site exhibits the collaborative work of more than 50 national organizations, technical assistance providers, and organizations and agencies at the state and local level that provide services to students with disabilities. Part of the National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Incorporated (NASDSE).

3. Multi-Access Devices

This site showcases communication devices for individuals with disabilities.

4. Module Materials for Reading and Writing

This module, developed by Diane and Brian Bryant and published by the University of Texas System, contains a variety of lessons, teacher masters, and student booklets available for download.

5. CAST UDL Lesson Builder

This site provides educators with models and tools to create and adapt lessons that increase access and participation in the general education curriculum for all students.