NCSIP - Improving Instruction for Students with Disabilities



Please review the attached documents(below) which contain the description of the application process for the NC State Improvement Project (NC SIP). Details are provided about the three new levels of engagement with NC SIP. The Exceptional Children Division suggests that you first read the memo, then read the goals, expectations and requirements alignment document. From this information, you will be able to determine which application to complete for the appropriate level of engagement with the NC State Improvement Project. A hard copy of the completed application including the ‘wet signatures’ is to be postmarked no later than June 24, 2017


If you have questions, email Dr. Paula Crawford, Project Director, at


NC SIP Application Memo

Best Practice Center Application

Demonstration Site Application

Goals, Expectations and Requirements

Network Site Application

U.S. Office of Special Education Programs. Ideas that work.

This project is supported by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (Award Number H323A100004). Opinions expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the position of the U.S. Department of Education.