Investing Stimulus Dollars with an Equity Focus

As districts and policymakers distribute educational funding from the American Rescue Plan, we have identified specific strategies to optimize the positive impact of stimulus dollars on students, especially those with disabilities.

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Charter School Leadership Programs and Special Education

Charter School Leadership Programs and Special Education

Read our new report on the role of charter school leadership programs in ensuring that students with disabilities have full access to schools of choice.

5 Tips for Ensuring Virtual Meeting Accessibility

5 Tips for Ensuring Virtual Meeting Accessibility

Online meetings, events, and webinars bring unique accessibility challenges. In partnership with the Educating All Learners Alliance, we’ve rounded up top tips for creating an inclusive virtual environment. 

The Center for Learner Equity works toward a future in which schools are designed for the margins from the start. We do so alongside our partners in the education reform and disability advocacy communities while providing expert guidance to policymakers, education leaders, and advocates that bridges the gap between theory and practice.

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For too long, Louisiana students - especially students of color and students with disabilities - have experienced disproportionately high rates of disciplinary removals. HB 411, which @LouisianaGov will soon sign, is a major step toward educational equity. #LAed #LAlege

What We Do

Document and Communicate Facts

Document and Communicate Facts

The Center is committed to disseminating information about the status of students with disabilities in traditional and charter public schools.

Inform Policy

Inform Policy

As a part of our efforts to engage in the national discussion, the Center works to track and inform federal, state, and local policy that impacts students with disabilities.

Develop Coalitions

Develop Coalitions

The Center is committed to bringing together stakeholders to change the status quo for children with disabilities.

Build Capacity in the Field

Build Capacity in the Field

The Center engages key stakeholders to implement practices that leverage the flexibility created by charter laws to support the full inclusion of students with disabilities.

News from the Center

We've changed our name to broaden the conversation. The National Center for Special Education is now The Center for Learner Equity.Learn more here.
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