NAPE provides professional development, technical assistance, and resources of effective strategies for increasing access and success of special population students in career and technical education. Special population students as defined in the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act include:

NAPE can provide training and technical assistance for State and Local Education Agency staff

NAPE also created this resource to assist State and Local Education Agency staff: Perkins IV Implementation Q&A: Programs and Services for Special Populations