California Early Start Central Directory of Early Intervention Resources Now Available ONLINE!
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California Early Start: Making a Difference
Early intervention services are provided under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part C —the Program for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities. Infants and toddlers from birth to 36 months may be eligible for early intervention services if they have a developmental delay in either cognitive, MORE
CEITAN: Home of the Early Start Comprehensive System of Personnel Development
CEITAN—the California Early Intervention Technical Assistance Network—offers a wealth of training, technical assistance and support to agencies and programs that deliver early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families. A program of the WestEd Center for Prevention & Early Intervention, CEITAN administers the Early Start Institute, which:
- addresses early intervention foundational competencies and skill building for Early Start service coordinators and early interventionists;
- provides comprehensive, in-person professional development and networking opportunities for the entire Early Start community;
- coordinates Effective Practice symposia and special topic trainings on topics such as assessment and evaluation, natural environments, and family issues; MORE