Connections to Other Resources

Special Needs

Parent Information Center, Colorado Department of EducationNew window icon
Resources for trainings, leadership and advocacy opportunities as well as a multitude of other resources for parents and families of students with exceptional learning needs.

Colorado Special Education Director's CornerNew window icon
Online directory designed for Colorado Special Education Directors as a quick-reference guide for finding documents and other pertinent information.

Career Assessment GuidePDF icon
A guide for professionals serving youth with educational and career development challenges from the National Collaborative on Workforce & Disability for Youth.

Financial

The Financial Literacy and Education Commission (FLEC) has developed a new national strategy to promote financial literacy and education. "Promoting Financial Success in the Unites StatesNew window icon" articulates a vision of sustained financial well-being for individuals and families in our nation.

National Training for Counselors and MentorsNew window icon is available from the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA).

The National Endowment for Financial Education®New window icon (NEFE) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) foundation dedicated to helping all Americans acquire the information and gain the skills necessary to take control of their personal finances.

Colorado Council for Economic EducationNew window icon exists to promote and improve economic literacy in Colorado's schools through enhancing the knowledge of teachers.

Colorado Association of Financial Aid AdministratorsNew window icon (CAFAA) is a primary source in Colorado for information and guidance regarding financing student higher education.

Colorado Commission on Higher EducationNew window icon provides access to financial aid policy and budget parameters.

The Colorado Jump$tart CoalitionNew window icon is a nonprofit organization with more than 25 organizations and individuals representing business, government and education throughout the state of Colorado joined together to improve the personal financial literacy of Colorado youth.

Young American Center for Financial EducationNew window icon is home to Young Americans Bank and an array of award-winning nonprofit programs, all designed to teach young people 21 and under about finance, economics and business.