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This collection of archived resources has been indexed by general topic areas.  It includes a combination of presentation materials, articles, and website links to allow visitors to explore areas of interest.  We always strive to improve and provide the most current materials, so please let us know if there is anything that can enhance your experience by emailing us at  Disclaimer:  The listing of a particular site, organization, or social media reference is for the purpose of awareness and education and does not indicate any official endorsement or sponsorship of the content by the Butte County SELPA.

The Website Collection

Websites with Pre-Recorded Learning Modules

AFIRM from the National Professional Development Center - Lessons to assist educators and families with autism-focused interventions
El Dorado Charter SELPA - Selection of short instructional videos on a wide variety of topics
Imperial County SELPA - Training Modules for the California Practitioners Guide for Educating English Learners with Disabilities

Websites with Official State or Federal Guidance

California Deparment of Education
California Department of Rehabilitation
CASER - California Special Education Reference is a searchable legal reference tool for special educators and parents
Office of Administrative Hearings - California Department of General Services 
Office for Civil Rights - U.S. Department of Education
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention 
Office of Special Education Programs and Rehabilitative Services - U.S. Department of Education
State Performance Plan Technical Assistance Project (SPP-TAP) - Resources to help schools and districts prevent disproportionality
United States Department of Education

Websites for Best Practice Information

Accommodations for All Learners - just what it says, something there for everyone
CAPTAIN - California Autism Professional Training and Information Network
CASEL - Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning
Open Access Project - Placer County SELPA is the CCEE Content Lead for Universal Design for Learning
PBIS - Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports
PENT - Positive Environments Network of Trainers
SELPA System Improvement Leads - Resources and events tailored to SELPAs and special education leaders and providers
Supporting Inclusive Practices - Special EDge Newsletters - Containing vision and communication on behalf of the CDE Special Education Division
Transformative SEL Ambassador's Toolkit - California Educators Together and CDE

Websites for Advocacy, Equity, and Social Justice - IN DEVELOPMENT

Autism Speaks - Supporting students with Autism and their families
CHADD - Supporting students with Attention Deficit Disorder and their families
Friendship Circle - Promoting disability awareness and inclusion
National Professional Development Center on Autism Spectrum Disorder - Cutting edge research hub
U.C. Davis MIND Institute - Supporting research and best practice in serving students with Autism
School Ties at Butte COE  - Advocating for Foster and Homeless Youth in Butte County
State Performance Plan Technical Assistance Project (SPP-TAP) - Resources to help schools and districts prevent disproportionality

The Presentations Collection - COMING SOON

Adverse Childhood Experiences Overview - Pamela Khan, CA MTSS Conference, July 2018
Culturally Sustaining, Linguistically Appropriate, and Universally Designed Instruction - Dr. Katie Novak, November 2018
Getting Started With UDL - Pam Tupy and Rhonda Marriott, CA MTSS Conference, July 2018
Restorative Practices in MTSS - Dr. Linda Bender and Sarah Coley, CA MTSS Conference, July 2018
Sanger Unified Multi-Tiered System of Supports, CA MTSS Conference, July 2018
Universal Design for Learning 101, Day 1 Presentation Links, Hiking UDL Backchannel 2019 - Dr. Katie Novak

Articles for Educators - COMING SOON

So You Think You Understand UDL? - eSchool News, November 2018
Why UDL Matters for English Language Learners - Language Magazine, March 2018

School Reopening and Distance Learning

Accessible Distance Learning - Open Access Project of Placer County SELPA - Focused on equity in the provision of distance learning for all students
American Academy of Pediatrics - Clinical guidance and planning considerations for return to in-person education
Association of California School Administrators COVID-19 Resources Page - A diverse set of resources on all topics relevant for school leaders
CDE Stronger Together: A Guidebook for the Safe Reopening of California’s Public Schools - Official publication from the California Department of Education
CCEE Continuity of Learning Playbook - Resources from the California Collaborative for Educational Excellence
CEC Considerations for Reopening - Recommendations from the Council for Exceptional Children
Conducting Psychoeducational Assessments During the COVID-19 Crisis: the Danger of Good Intentions
Educating All Learners Alliance - A diverse set of tools to make distance learning more accessible for educators
El Dorado Charter SELPA COVID-19 Resources and Guidance - Information shared widely with SELPA colleagues
El Dorado Charter SELPA Considerations on Assessment and Telepractice
Internet Safety: Useful Links - Federal Bureau of Investigation training from August 2020
Marin County: Rethinking Schools Cohort Structure Presentation - Materials from presentation on cohort instruction pilot in Marin SELPA schools
Supporting Inclusive Practices - Distance Learning Innovations for Special Education

FOMO for Educators

Don't want to miss anything?  Think everybody knows about it but you?  You could be right.  Here you'll find some links to Social Media that may be relevant to the work you do:

Butte County SELPA Community Connection Facebook - The SELPA's main Facebook Page
Butte County SELPA on Remind - Join us on Remind to get flyers and information sent directly to your smartphone or email
Butte County WorkAbility1 Facebook - The SELPA's Facebook for WorkAbility1 which facilitates employment of our special education students
Butte County SELPA Twitter - Follow our activities and updates
Butte County Office of Education Twitter - Follow Butte County Office of Education activities and updates
EdTech BCOE Facebook - Check out education technology trainings and resources - for available jobs in schools in Butte County
SELPA Administrators of California Website - The State SELPA Association has a wealth of information about who we are and what we do
SELPA Administrators of California Facebook - The State SELPA's main Facebook Page