Parent Involvement

Support in the Community

Support Centers in Other Regions

Find a Family Voices in your state Family Voices is a national network of family-led organizations who are working to transforms systems of care to work better for all children

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Autism

Stanford Adult Autism Checklist

Parents of children with autism are often overwhelmed by the complexities of transitioning out of the school system into the fragmented system of adult care. This checklist from Stanford Autism

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Support at School

Extended School Year in SFUSD

Extended School Year is a summer program for qualifying Special Education students. Extended School Year is sometimes called ESY. IEP teams decide which students qualify for Extended School Year. Qualifying

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Spanish IEP Template from SFUSD
Parent Involvement

SFUSD IEP Template Translations

Did you know that SFUSD offers pre-translated IEP templates? These templates help families participate in the IEP process when English is not their primary language. Please look here for the

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Autism

Autism Services branch at DDS

DDS has a new Autism Services branch.  They describe themselves as being at the intersection of DDS, CBOs, and the Regional Centers and can work to address systemic issues and

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A Student and Teacher using TeachTown together at a computer
SFUSD

TeachTown Frequently Asked Questions

Teachtown is a modified curriculum, covering all required content areas and aligned to the California state alternative achievement standards. SFUSD recently purchased this curriculum for ALL of our Moderate to Severe SDC classrooms.

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Video about TeachTown in SFUSD
Support at School

TeachTown Curriculum

SFUSD district has purchased the TeachTown Curriculum for the 2023-24 school year for use in our Moderate to Severe SDC classrooms. TeachTown Training Videos Please see this selection of training

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