Comprehensive Center Network

New Leveraging Briefs Series on Attract, Prepare, Retain Available Now!

The new leverage briefs are the culmination of OSEP’s Attract, Prepare, Retain: Effective Personnel for All Initiative and highlight 13 leverage points covering strategies recognized by various stakeholders as essential to addressing critical shortages in the special education workforce.

The Comprehensive Center Network (CC Network) and is funded by the U.S. Department of Education. 

The Regional Centers provide high-quality intensive capacity-building services to State clients and recipients to identify, implement, and sustain effective evidence-based practices that support improved educator and student outcomes.

The National Center provides high-quality universal and targeted capacity-building services to address common high-leverage problems, services to address programmatic monitoring reports and audit findings, implementation challenges, and emerging national education trends. 

To learn about the new Centers you can visit the CC Network website at  Here you can search information for all 20 Centers’ resources, and request technical assistance.

Regions Served


States Served

All States

Level of Support


Specialty Area

Educator Effectiveness
Educator Preparation
Evidence Based Practices

Primary Audience

State Education Agencies