Education

Projects and Initiatives

The Council has funded and been a leader in a number of projects and initiatives related to improving educational opportunities for students with developmental disabilities. Initiatives have ranged from founding child care resource centers that provide information about developmentally appropriate practice and inclusion of children with disabilities in licensed child care centers to education public policy advocacy around issues like restraint and seclusion to launching postsecondary education programs on college campuses for students with intellectual disabilities.

Read about individual projects and initiatives under this category on the menu on the left.

photo of young boy with disability sitting at a desk at school and smiling