Topical Issues

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.

This section of the website houses a collection of materials that provide considerations on national topics in education, from the lens of children with disabilities and their families.

This page will be updated regularly with additional topics and resources, so check back frequently!

The current list of topical issues includes: