PLI 2014 Spotlight Video

Learn all the ways educators are working to close the gap for students across Maryland.

OT/PT Early Intervention Services

The Occupational Therapists and the Physical Therapists provide a wide range of early intervention services to and on behalf of children and families. Services are designed to support family outcomes in areas of family routines and community activities, which contribute to the child’s learning and development.

Understanding Disabilities

Each disability has unique behaviors and characteristics that place it in its own category according to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 2004 (IDEA)

Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury means an acquired injury to the brain caused by an external physical force, resulting in total or partial functional disability or psychosocial impairment, or both, that adversely affects a child’s educational performance. The term applies to open or closed head injuries resulting in impairments in one or more areas, such as cognition; language; […]