Using the science and practice of implementation to strengthen equity in our education systems, support our educators, and improve outcomes for children, families, and communities.

Our Goals

To support implementation of instructional and leadership practices that lead to improved outcomes for students with disabilities, the SISEP center will…

Increase Capacity of selected State Education Agencies (SEAs), Education Service Agencies (ESAs), Local Education Agencies (LEAs), and Charter Management Organizations (CMOs)
Increase Capacity of OSEP-funded TA centers' systemic change efforts
Increase knowledge, skills, and competencies of LEA superintendents and other leaders
Increase body of knowledge on developing an infrastructure

Implementation for Educators Blog

January 18, 2023
Correy Watkins & Caryn Ward

Understanding context is extremely important to assist with decision-making when providing implementation support. On an average day, people make hundreds of decisions. We must understand that, in order to make the best decision, we must always consider context to help us differentiate which options will lead us to the best outcome. To simply... Read more

Implementation Science for Educators Podcast

Episode 32: Learning about Fidelity

September 21, 2022
Guest:  Dr. April Kiser-Edward; Virginia Department of Education


Learn more about fidelity by joining this week's conversation with April Kaiser-Edwards from the Virginia Department of Education.  April shares with listeners her experiences with learning about fidelity, how she is sharing her knowledge with the districts she supports, and advice for those exploring fidelity measurements.