SPDG Notice of Proposed Priority

The Department of Education published a Notice of Proposed Priority (NPP) for the State Personnel Development Grants (SPDG; 84.323) in the Federal Register on February 1st, 2022. The Department is taking this action to focus attention on the need to improve results for children with disabilities and their families by supporting a comprehensive system of personnel development (CSPD) for the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Part C Grants for Infants and Families program.

You can use www.regulations.gov to submit your comments electronically. Instructions for accessing agency documents, submitting comments, and viewing the docket, is available on the site under Help.

Please note that the deadline for comments is March 1st, 2022. The contact for this notice is Jennifer Coffey (Jennifer.Coffey@ed.gov; 202-245-6673).