Here you can find a list of important resources that we hope you may find helpful.
(DESE) Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
File a complaint with the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (dese)
Wrights Law - Special Education Law & Advocacy
Wrightslaw is the perfect place for accurate, up-to-date information about special education law and advocacy for children with disabilities.
Steven Howitt - State Representative (MA)
Mr. Howitt has been instrumental in helping the Team Shawnie Advocacy Group to fight for legislation that will help end the abuse and negligence inflicted on our special needs children and adolescents.
Definitions of Abuse and Neglect
Learn about the definitions of abuse and neglect that the Department of Children and Families (DCF) uses.
Reference Guide to the Regulations Governing the Education of Children with Disabilities
Rhode Island Department Of Education