Special Education Information and Resources
Virginia Family Special Education Connection
Who We Are
The Virginia Department of Education's Training and Technical Assistance Center (TTAC) at George Mason University manages the Virginia Family Special Education Connection. The website offers a one-stop-experience for parents, families, and caregivers of children with special needs to:
- Access local school system contacts and disability services in your community,
- Explore an abundance of resources to help your child succeed,
- Learn about and plan your child's educational program,
- Understand your legal rights and responsibilities.
The website includes disability information, state and national organizations, local Virginia disability services and contacts, events, and online training opportunities. Resources are available for family engagement, homework, transition, assistive technology, and more.