Hitting the Targets

As part of the LRE Resources Project, funded by the California Department of Education Special Education Division, five districts were selected… MORE >

Results Driven Accountability (RDA)

The U.S. Department of Education is shifting the balance from a system focused primarily on compliance to one that puts emphasis on results… MORE >

Common Core State Standards and Students with Disabilities

The are a multitude of resources to support students with disabilities to master the California Common Core State Standards MORE >

Spotlight on:
Common Core Symposiums for Special Educators

The California Department of Education (CDE), Special Education Division (SED) hosted symposiums for special educators to learn more about the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and how to align Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) to the CCSS. These training tools, resources, and materials are available for special educators to use.

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LRE Core Messages Doc
The LRE (Least Restrictive Environment) spotlight districts embrace the four core messages to provide quality special education services. Read more

LRE Tools for Schools Doc
The foundation for inclusive schools is based on the foundation that all students attend the school they would if they did not have a disability and receive appropriate supports and individualized instruction in the general education setting. Read more

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