Special Education--Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities
Program Office: Office of Special Education Programs
CFDA Number: 84.325
Program Type: Cooperative Agreements, Discretionary/Competitive Grants
Also Known As: Special Education-National Activities-Personnel Preparation
The purposes of this program are to:
- help address state-identified needs for highly qualified personnel—in special education, early intervention, related services, and regular education—to work with children, including infants and toddlers, with disabilities; and
- ensure that those personnel have the necessary skills and knowledge, derived from practices that have been determined through scientifically based research and experience, to be successful in serving those children.