Family Engagement

Shared responsibility between families, schools and community to actively participate in the academic lives of students.

Inclusive Practices

Access and Beyond: Including all students in the general education curriculum.

Data-Based Decision Making

Ongoing process of analyzing and evaluating information to make informed educational decisions.

Culturally Responsive Practices

Facilitates and supports the achievement of diverse students in academic endeavors.

Welcome to LaSPDG!

The Louisiana State Personnel Development Grant (LaSPDG) is a Louisiana Department of Education Grant (LDOE) funded by the Office of Special Education (OSEP).  LDOE was awarded the grant in 2011 for five years and the it addresses four focus areas: inclusive practices, culturally responsive practices, family engagement, and data-based decisions.