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With high-quality training, coaching, and support, participating districts are improving academic outcomes, increasing access to inclusive opportunities, and improving the quality of instruction to ensure that all students with disabilities are equipped for post-secondary success.

The State Personnel Development Grants (SPDG) program, administered through the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) within the U.S. Department of Education, assists state education agencies and their partners to improve results for children with disabilities through systems of professional development and dissemination of knowledge about best practices to educators and families.

The Tennessee State Personnel Development Grant is administered through the Tennessee Department of Education, Office of Special Populations, and works with collaborating school districts across the state.