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Back-to-school support guide

Going back to school can be exciting for kids and parents. It can also be full of stress and uncertainty. This guide can help you navigate everything from school anxiety and back-to-school routines to IEPs and 504 plans.

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Back-to-school action plan: Setting goals and getting organized

Starting a new school year can be overwhelming, especially for kids who learn and think differently. Get tips for making it more manageable.


  • Back-to-school update: Tell teachers how your child is doingPDF

  • Backpack checklist for younger kidsPDF

  • Backpack checklist for older kidsPDF

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