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IN OUR OCTOBER 1990 issue, Jack Moore's article, Finding the Right Educational Software for Your Child, gave parents important tips on how to select appropriate software for their child. The following is a list of companies that offer special software for use by children with disabilities.

Parents should contact these companies and use Moore's article as a guide for asking questions and looking for particular features. In addition, publications and organizations are listed that can also assist parents in the software selection process.

SOFTWARE PUBLISHERS
Broderbund Software Inc.
17 Paul Drive
San Rafael, Calif. 94903-2010
(800) 521-6263
Davidson & Associates, Inc.
3135 Kashiwa Street
Torrance, Calif. 90505
(213) 534-4070
DLM Teaching Resources
One DLM Park
Allen, Texas 75002
(800) 527-4747; (214) 248-6300
Dunamis Inc.
3620 Highway 317
Suwanee, Ga. 30174
(404) 932-0485
First Byte
2845 Temple Avenue
Long Beach, Calif. 90806
(213) 596-7006
Hartley Courseware, Inc.
133 Bridge Street
Dimondale, Mich. 48821
(517) 646-6458
Laureate Learning Systems, Inc.
110 E. Spring Street
Winoski, Vt. 05404
(802) 655-4755
The Learning Company
6493 Kaiser Drive
Fremont, Calif. 94555
(800) 852-2255
MECC
3490 Lexington Ave., North
St. Paul, Minn. 55126
(800) 228-3504
(612) 481-3500
Mindscape, Inc.
3444 Dundee Road
Northbrook, 111. 60062
(800) 221-9884
Optimum Resource, Inc.
1 0 Station Place
Norfolk, Conn. 06058
(203) 638-2400
Scholastic, inc.
P.O. Box 7502
2931 East McCarty Street
Jefferson City, Mo. 65102
(800) 541-5513
Sunburst Communications
39 Washington Avenue
Pleasantville, N.Y. 10570
(800) 431-1934; (914) 769-5030
PERIODICALS
The Catalyst
Western Center for Microcomputers
in Special Education
1259 El Camino Real, Ste. 275
Menlo Park, Calif. 94025
(415) 326-6997
Classroom Computer Learning
Peter Li, Inc.
2169 Francisco Blvd., East
Suite A-4
San Rafael, Calif. 94901
(800) 543-4383
Closing the Gap
P.O. Box 68
Henderson, Minn. 56044
(612) 248-3294
Compute
P.O. Box 5406
Greensboro, N.C. 27403
(800) 727-6937; (919) 275-9809
The Computing Teacher
International Society for
Technology in Education
University of Oregon
1787 Agate Street
Eugene, Ore. 97403
(503) 346-4414
ConnSENSE Bulletin
Special Education Resource
Center of Connecticut
25 Industrial Park Road
Middletown, Conn. 06145-1520
(203) 632-1485
inCider
IDG Communications/
Peterborough Inc.
80 Elm Street
Peterborough, N.H. 03458
(603) 924-9471
The Sloane Report
P.O. Box 561689
Miami, Fla. 33256
(305) 251-2199
T.H.E. Journal
150 El Camino Real, Suite 11 2
Tustin, Calif. 92680-9833
(714) 730-4011
REFERENCE BOOKS/
REVIEW SOURCES
Apple Computer Resources
in Special Ed. and Rehabilitation
DLM Teaching Resources
One DLM Park
Allen, Texas 75002
(800) 527-4747; (214) 248-6300
Educational Software
Preview Guide
International Society for
Technology in Education
1787 Agate Street
Eugene, Ore. 97403
(503) 686-4414
Educational Software
Resource List
Carroll Center for the Blind
770 Centre Street
Newton, Mass. 02158
(617) 969-6200
Only the Best: The Discriminating
Software Guide for
Preschool-Grade 12
Education News Service
P.O. Box 1789
Carmichael, Calif. 95609
(916) 483-6159
Parents Guide to Highly
Rated Educational Software
EPIE Institute
P.O. Box 839
Water Mill, N.Y. 11 976
(516) 283-4922
Software Encyclopedia
R.R. Bowker
245 West 17th Street
New York, N.Y. 1 001 1
(212) 337-6971
Software Reviews on File
Facts on File Inc.
460 Park Avenue, South
New York, N.Y. 1001 6
(212) 683-2244
Survey of Early Childhood
Software
High/Scope Press
600 N. River Street
Ypsilanti, Mich. 48198
(313) 485-2000
ORGANIZATIONS/
INFORMATION PROVIDERS
Apple Off ice of Special Education
and Rehabilitation/
Alliance for Technology Access
20525 Mariani Avenue
MS 43S
Cupertino, Calif. 95014
(408) 974-8601
American Speech-Language
-Hearing Association (ASHA)
10801 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Md. 20852
(800) 638-8255
(301) 897-5700 Voice/TDD)
Association for Children with
Learning Disabilities (ACLD)
4156 Library Road
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15234
(412) 341-1515
The Association for Persons
with Severe Handicaps (TASH)
701 0 Roosevelt Way, N. E.
Seattle, Wash. 98115
(206) 523-8446
DATABASES
The SpecialWare Database
LINC Resources, Inc.
4820 Indianola Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43214
(614) 885-5599
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Title Annotation:8th Annual Computer Technology Directory, 1991
Publication:The Exceptional Parent
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Date:Nov 1, 1990
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