Improving Systems, Practices and Outcomes

Contact Resources

TA Center Contacts and State Liaisons

Part C and Section 619 Contacts

OSEP-Funded Projects

The Institute of Education Sciences (IES)

IES is the research arm of the U.S. Department of Education. You can search the WWW: IES Database to find funded research grants.

State Education Agencies

Developmental Disabilities

Child Abuse and Neglect Contacts

Early Learning Challenge Grants

  • WWW ELC State Grantees
  • WWW ELC TA Collaboration Partners - includes Early Learning Technical Assistance organizations, both federally and privately funded, that provide or support technical assistance (TA) on topics specifically related to the Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge (RTT-ELC). Note: Federally funded organizations often have specific communication protocols for TA requests. For organizations that have these, a "primary point of contact for TA requests" is included. Please work with the individual who fills this role for your State to make TA requests of the organization. If no "primary point of contact TA requests" is specified, please feel free to contact the organization directly.

Child Care Related Contacts

Head Start

Even Start


Maternal and Child Health Bureau

Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

  • CB 8040
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8040
  • phone: 919.962.2001
  • fax: 919.966.7463
  • email:

The ECTA Center is a program of the FPG Child Development Institute of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, funded through cooperative agreement number H326P120002 from the Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education. Opinions expressed herein do not necessarily represent the Department of Education's position or policy.

  • FPG Child Development Institute
  • IDEAs that Work