School Age

Guides and Collections

Explore resources produced by OCALI and others. This page provides links to OCALI's Parents Guide to ASD, available both online and in hard copy, developed collaboratively with the family in mind, OCALI's Lending Library (free to Ohioans), and a regional project, Milestones.

Nexus Calendar: Nexus


Sort of a cross between an online calendar of events and directory of service providers, Nexus is a single tool to help you search for nearby resources and happenings in your area.
Lending Library

Lending Library

Borrow books, videotapes, DVDs, and other media on autism spectrum disorders and low-incidence disabilities from OCALI's online lending library. Resources shipped to Ohioans at no cost.
Milestones Autism Resources: Milestone Back-to-School Tool Kit

Milestone Back-to-School Tool Kit

Learn strategies for ensuring that your child has a successful start to the new school year.

Parent Guides to Student Success

The Ohio Standard Coalition, The Ohio PTA and ODE have created a set of parent friendly guides to the Ohio Learning Standards or English, Language Arts/Literacy and Math.These 2 page documents can be helpful to parents in understanding the skills students are expected to attain at each grade level.

View the Guides here