The Ability Challenge: Redefining Improvement in Special Education

The Ability Challenge (ABC) is a non-profit organization redefining improvement in special education by partnering with schools, districts, and other education-focused organizations to ensure that every child, especially those with disabilities, is supported by a collaborative educator team with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to meet their unique learning needs.


  • Get more out of your relationships with students and families.
  • Build strategic relationships with peers to share the workload.
  • Achieve more impact from classroom interventions.
  • Facilitate learning and growth from all students, even your most diverse learners.

Main Features

  • Training that helps educators maximize how they work with others to identify, share, and meet unique student needs.
  • Leadership development and coaching to support continuous improvement focused on building more inclusive and collaborative schools.
  • Ecosystem support and customized consulting to shape policies and procedures that are equity focused and have sustainable impact.

Primary Audience

  • School Districts
  • Public and Private Schools
  • School Boards
  • After School Youth Organizations