Skip to content
Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
Autism Research Database
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC)
 
Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Low Incidence and Diversity Endorsement Project (LIDE)

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Sheldon, Steven

Description

Description

This project will provide training to 25 elementary teachers of special and linguistically diverse learners in a Master's degree and endorsement program in culturally competent, low-incidence special education. Activities of this project include: (a) selecting, training, endorsing, and placing 25 teachers in this low-incidence special education program; (b) providing dual endorsement in special education and linguistically diverse education, as well as becoming a trainer of trainers for up to 25 colleagues/parents each; (c) providing teaching collaborations with expert professionals in autism and other low-incidence disabilities; (d) conducting a project evaluation; and (e) using at least 65% of funds for student support.

Funder

Funder

Department of Education

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

292963

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2011-2014

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 5: Where Can I Turn For Services?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 5LC. Evaluate new and existing pre-service and in-service training to increase skill levels in service providers, including direct support workers, parents and legal guardians, education staff, and public service workers, to benefit the spectrum of people with ASD to and promote interdisciplinary practice by 2015. IACC Recommended Budget: $8,000,000 over 5 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Low Incidence and Diversity Endorsement Project (LIDE) (External web link)

Institution

Institution

University of Colorado Board of Regents

State/Country

State/Country

Colorado

Project Number

Project Number

H325K100231

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Low Incidence and Diversity Endorsement Project (LIDE) | 289871 | 2010 | H325K100231
Low Incidence and Diversity Endorsement Project (LIDE) | 291401 | 2011 | H325K100231
Low Incidence and Diversity Endorsement Project (LIDE) | 0 | 2014 | H325K100231
Low Incidence and Diversity Endorsement Project (LIDE) | 0 | 2015 | H325K100231
Low Incidence and Diversity Endorsement Project (LIDE) | 294558 | 2013 | H325K100231

 
Back to Top