Typical behavior challenges in the early years

Visit ZERO TO THREE’s set of resources designed to help parents better understand and cope with some of the typical challenges in children’s early years: aggression, defiance, inconsolable crying, slow-to-warm-up children, and sleep. (posted October 2011)http://www.zerotothree.org/child-development/challenging-behavior/ … [Read more...]

Video | Child outcomes, step by step

This video describes and illustrates the three child outcomes adopted by the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) and reported on by all state early intervention (Part C) and preschool special education (Part B/619) programs as part of their Annual Performance Report (APR). The video explains functioning necessary for each child to be an active and successful participant at home, in the community, and in other places like a child care program … [Read more...]

Public Awareness and the Referral System

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Public awareness and the referral system at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/referral/_________________________________December 2012Part C of … [Read more...]

Parent Notification and Consent in Early Intervention

_______________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Parent Notification and Consent in Early Intervention at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/ei-notification-consent/_______________________________December … [Read more...]

Key Terms to Know in Early Intervention

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Key Terms to Know in Early Intervention at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/keyterms-ei/_________________________________December 2012Early intervention … [Read more...]

Early Intervention, Then and Now

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Early Intervention, Then and Now at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/ei-history/_________________________________December 2012Early intervention … [Read more...]

Providing Early Intervention Services in Natural Environments

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Providing Early Intervention Services in Natural Environments at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/naturalenvironments/_________________________________December … [Read more...]

Subpart A of the Part C Regulations | General Provisions

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Subpart A of the Part C Regulations | General Provisions at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/partc-subparta/_________________________________If … [Read more...]

Subpart D of the Part C Regulations | Child Find, Evaluations and Assessments, and IFSPs

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Subpart D of the Part C Regulations | Child Find, Evaluations and Assessments, and IFSPs at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/partc-subpartd/_________________________________November … [Read more...]

Subpart B of the Part C Regulations | State Eligibility and Requirements for a Statewide System

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Subpart B of the Part C Regulations | State Eligibility and Requirements for a Statewide System at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/partc-subpartb/_________________________________December … [Read more...]

NOTICE: NICHCY is going away, but its resources are not. Find hundreds of legacy NICHCY publications, as well as our training curriculum on IDEA 2004, in the Center for Parent Information and Resources' Library at http://www.parentcenterhub.org/resources. This website will remain available until September 30, 2014. After that date, web visitors will be automatically redirected to http://www.parentcenterhub.org.