In order to continue Starpoint’s mission of providing an educational foundation for any student with learning differences, below is a list of resources to help get your student started in the right direction. Please consult any of the below resources for any relevant information regarding your student and his or her learning needs.
The National Center for Learning Disabilities provides countless resources for students and families of students with learning differences. By providing information, programming, and other forms of assistance, the NCLD aims to aid all students with learning differences both in and out of the classroom
The Learning Disabilities Association of Texas pledges to raise awareness for different types of learning disabilities and
educating all about the effects they can have on one’s life. Through this goal, it aims to bolster educational opportunities for those with any type of
The Learning Center of North Texas provides testing,
support, and events for students and families of students with learning disabilities. It aims to provide practical, accessible, and affordable resources for anyone affected by learning differences.
The Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children provides testing and services for learning disorders, though
primarily for dyslexia. The Luke Waites Center for Dyslexia and Learning Disorders is focused on research, testing, and support for any students with
dyslexia or any related learning disabilities.
MindUP is an initiative from The Hawn Foundation which conducts significant research in cognitive neuroscience,
evidence-based classroom pedagogy, best-practices mindful education, precepts of social and emotional learning (SEL), and guiding principles of positive psychology.
Lindamood-Bell provides much of the curricula and many of the philosophies utilized at Starpoint in language arts. By providing unique perspectives on reading, writing, spelling, and language comprehension, Lindamood-Bell aims to enhance learning for all people.
Texas Christian University is a leading liberal-arts focused university located in Fort Worth, Texas. The TCU College of Education houses
Starpoint School and gives it support throughout the academic school year. TCU has a strong relationship with Starpoint and provides the school with countless unique learning opportunities.
With more adaptive technologies and progressive legislature, prospective college students with disabilities have countless resources available to make the transition to higher education less stressful.