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Learning Exercise: Virtual Resource File for Parents

Virtual Resource File for Parents
Clearly, the quickest way for parents to gather information about parenting their child, their child's disability, or any other needed resources is through the use of the Internet. Gathering a group of highly informative sites to recommend to parents can become a useful tool.
Course: Working with Families


Submitted by:
Tamarah Ashton
Date Last Modified:
January 25, 2001


1. Use the NPIN website ( to help you create a resource
directory for parents of students with disabilities.

2. Locate at least four (4) other sites related to parenting issues.

3. Begin a resource file of your findings. Follow the headings below for each
of your entries.

Disability area:
Age of child:
Description of this site's resources:



  • College Upper Div Major


Websites related to parenting issues for children with disabilities.


Ability to navigate the World Wide Web
Basic knowledge of subject area

Learning Objectives

To gather information on parenting resources

Type of Task

  • Individual
  • Supplemental activity
  • Unsupervised