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The Early Childhood
Personnel Center
ECPC facilitates the development, implementation, and evaluation of comprehensive systems of personnel development for the early childhood workforce serving infants and young children with disabilities eligible for services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.

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University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
The UCEDD offers education and community training programs with the goal of optimizing the learning environment for students with disabilities, and equipping certified teachers and para-educators with researched based strategies for improving student outcomes.

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Leadership Education
in Neurodevelopmental
& Related Disabilities
The goal of the LEND interdisciplinary training program is to prepare trainees and family members to improve healthcare delivery systems to children with autism and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.

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UCEDD News

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High school senior with Down syndrome starts in varsity girls basketball game

Franklin High School in Franklin, Massachusetts, is known for its special education and inclusion programs, and on Friday night, the school helped mark the life of one of its own.
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New CDC funding will expand knowledge about children with autism spectrum disorder

CDC has launched a new phase of funding for the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network, the only collaborative network to monitor the number and characteristics of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities in multiple communities throughout the United States.

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This Woman Is Making Disability Inclusion A Leadership Issue

Meet Caroline Casey. Her company is #valuable. Ring a bell? That's probably because this long-time rebel is absolutely fine with courting controversy and even happier making news globally for doing so

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40th Annual Report to Congress on the Implementation of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, 2018

The U.S. Department of Education published its 2018 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) annual report to Congress.

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