Washington State Needs Projects

OSPI State Needs Projects

CCTS is one of five Washington state Needs Projects funded by OSPI Special Education with Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) state-level discretionary dollars. Collectively, the State Needs Projects provide statewide professional development, technical assistance, consultation, and training for parents, families, and educators. Click the links below to learn more about each one:

eLearning for Educators

Provides statewide access to affordable online courses designed to support educators in serving students with disabilities.

Special Education Technology Center (SETC)  

Provides training, consultation, technology loans, and resource information to help school districts and families implement assistive technology interventions in addressing the special learning needs of children with disabilities.

Special Education Support Center (SESC)  

Provides information and best practices through statewide training to families, educators, and organizations in order to meet the needs of students with disabilities.

Washington Sensory Disability Services (WSDS)  

Supports individuals aged birth to 21 who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind, visually impaired, or deaf-blind, by providing training and other resources to service providers and families.