Center for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education (CADRE)

CADRE is funded by OSEP to work with state and local education and early intervention systems, parent centers, families and educators to increase the nation's capacity to effectively resolve special education disputes and improve results for children with disabilities. Some of the many resources on WWW: CADRE's website include:

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

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

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 H326P170001 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.

Project Officer: Julia Martin Eile

  • FPG Child Development Institute
  • IDEAs that Work