Attract, Prepare, and Retain (APR) is a priority of Pennsylvania's Bureau of Special Education (BSE) with a primary focus that is three-fold:

§   To Attract skilled, compassionate, and diverse individuals to the varied career options within the field of special education,

§   To Prepare special education personnel by building capacity through targeted professional development, technical assistance, and supports, and

§   To Retain special education personnel long-term through the collective efforts of federal, state, and local entities.

Visit the APR Repository to learn more about the exciting work that is happening in Pennsylvania!