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North Carolina

North Carolina is making a bet on personalized learning. In late 2015, the North Carolina State Board of Education (SBE) passed a credit flexibility policy and adopted a new strategic plan that emphasized personalized learning. The state also emphasized approaches related to personalized learning in its most recent Every Student Succeeds Act plan to the U.S. Department of Education.

Read below for examples of how students with disabilities are benefiting from approaches to personalized learning  in North Carolina, and recommendations for how the state can continue to support students with disabilities in their efforts to customize learning.