Staff Affiliations

Members of the Newgrange Staff are actively involved with New Jersey  branches of leading special education, reading, math, science, speech/language, and transition-related organizations.  Read below for descriptions and web addresses of the organizations that provide excellent resources for parents.  Some of the organizations also offer parent memberships.

ASAH – not-for-profit organization of private schools and agencies in NJ which provide highly specialized services to more than 11,000 infants, children and your adults with learning disabilities.  Founded in 1974 ASAH now serves more than 125 schools and agencies throughout the state.

American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) – where parents can get tips and learn about occupational therapy., org, and member of NJOTA

American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) –  The American Speech-Language Association is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 150,000 members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists in the Unites States and internationally.  ASHA dedicates a portion of the website with educational resources for the public.

ASPEN – the Asperger Syndrome Education Network.

Autism – resources for teachers and parents.

International Dyslexia Association – provides resources for professionals and families dealing with individuals with reading disabilities.  New Jersey branch

International Reading Association

The National Secondary Transition Technical Assistance Center – provides information and resources for students and parents.

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY) – Provides research-based information on effective practices for children with disabilities as well as information on disabilities in children and youth; programs and service for infants, children, and youth; IDEa; and No Child Left Behind.

National Association of School Psychologists

National Science Teacher’s Association – (NJ Branch and National) and

New Jersey Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NJSHA) –