Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Parenting Resources

Logo: The Arkansas CAYSI Project

Families Lead

Families Lead brings a network of people and organizations together to share ideas and resources. Families Lead also offers support for leadership training for parents and other family members of individuals with disabilities.

Wonder Baby

Perkins School for the Blind funds this project for parents who have younger children. Parents share informative issues on their child’s disability, celebrations, interventions, medical insight, and recreational and educational resources. You also have opportunities to win great resources for your child! Check out the YouTube videos to see how parents are using iPad Apps for visually impaired children and favorite videos on Hands & Touch.


This is a website created by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) and the National Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments (NAPVI) gives parents of visually impaired children a place to support each other, share stories and concerns, and find resources on raising their children from birth to adulthood.

Kids In the House The Ultimate Parenting Resource

The resources include videos from experts to help answer questions on medical issues, evaluations, special education laws, IEP’s, and much more!

Complex Child

Complex Child is an online magazine written by parents of children with complex medical issues and disabilities on a wide variety of topics.

Parenting Special Needs on-line magazine

Parenting Special Needs free on-line magazine provides great information, suggestions, and inspiration for parents of children with special needs.


Disclaimer: The contents of this website were developed under a grant from the U.S. Department of Education #H326T180009. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the Teaching Research Institute, nor the US Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government. Project Officer, Susan Weigert.

State Standards

Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.

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Licensure & Certification

Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.

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