Education Resources

Education Accommodations After High School

Education accommodation is any change or adjustment to required tasks or the classroom that allows students with disabilities to have an equal opportunity to experience education just like other students.

El retorno a la escuela después de una lesión cerebral traumática

La participación del padre y la madre es crítica cuando una persona joven regresa a la escuela después de una lesión cerebral traumática (TBI, por sus siglas en inglés). El padre y la madre tienen el mayor conocimiento sobre su hijo(a) y están profundamente comprometidos con el bienestar y el futuro de su hijo o …

Financial Aid Resources for College

Searching for scholarships for a student with a brain injury may feel overwhelming. The Brain Injury Association developed this resource to assist students and parents in their search.

Help Your Child Be Successful at School After A TBI

Parents and families play a crucial role in helping children return to school and activities after a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). The more you know about TBI, the more you can help make sure your child is feeling well, and is successful at school.

IEP Tip Sheet What are Supplemental Aids & Services?

This tip sheet introduces and briefly defines supplementary aids and services that promote access to and in general education …

Individualized Education Program (IEP) vs. 504 Plan

Learn what these two programs mean with in the school …

Preparing for Life After High School

For students with traumatic brain injury (TBI), the basic transition challenges are the same as for any young person, yet they are usually more complex. Good planning greatly improves the chances that the move from high school to young adulthood will be a successful one.

Returning To School After Traumatic Brain Injury

Parental involvement is often critical when a young person is returning to school after a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Parents have the most knowledge about their child and are deeply invested in their daughter’s or son’s well-being and future.

Returning to Studies

Identifies potential challenges in returning to studies after a TBI and strategies to deal with these new challenges as they arise.

Special Education Services

This quick guide provides information about eligibility for special education services, services available, and how to apply for services.

Transitioning Out of School for Students with TBI

This handout provides information about transition services and transitioning to college.