Achievement Network, Ltd.

Access for All Students to Rigorous Instruction

“Achievement Network (ANet) will examine, document, and attempt to replicate practices that have worked well for students with learning disabilities in two of its partner schools. Up to four Essex County*, MA schools will be selected to replicate identified best practices through a request-for-interest (RFI) process and a subsequent year-long engagement with ANet coaches.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Boston, MA
AMOUNT: $158,000 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2017


Helping Young People Achieve Their Goals: Center for Self-Advocacy

Transitioning to adulthood is a challenge for many young people. This challenge is further heightened for individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID) as they move from children to adult services. Studies show that individuals with ID are more likely to have poorer post school outcomes relative to their peers without disabilities. Recently, the Tower Foundation provided … Continued