Guidelines for Building State Capacity to Recruit, Prepare, and Retain Highly-Qualified Special Education, Early Intervention and Related Services Personnel

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The mission of the National Center to Improve the Recruitment and Retention of Qualified Personnel for Children with Disabilities (also known as the Personnel Improvement Center or PIC) is to identify, disseminate and assist state agencies in implementing evidence-based practices to meet the need for well qualified special education, early intervention (EI) and related services personnel.

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This document contains guidelines for building state capacity to recruit, prepare and retain qualified special education, early intervention and related services personnel.

OSEP LogoThis website was produced under U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, Award No. H325A170003. David Guardino serves as the project officer. The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the positions or polices of the U.S. Department of Education. No official endorsement by the U.S. Department of Education of any product, commodity, service, or enterprise mentioned in this website is intended or should be inferred.