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Targeted Level 3

Local educational agencies that have been identified as Targeted Level 3 are required to participate in all three steps of the Compliance and Improvement Monitoring process. This is the home page for that Level.

If you have been identified as Targeted Level 3 in your March 14, 2022, Annual Determination Letter, you are required to independently complete the Policies, Practices and Procedures Review.

Local educational agencies (LEAs) selected for Targeted Monitoring Level 3 are in the second year of disproportionality.

Your Support Team

Your support teams will include CDE Monitoring Staff and the Equity, Disproportionality and Design Technical Assistance (TA) Provider.

TA Provider

Equity, Disproportionality and Design (ED&D) External link opens in new window or tab.

CDE Staff

Targeted Monitoring Unit Contact Information
Focused Monitoring and Technical Assistance II Manager: Donna DeMartini
Direct Telephone Number: 916-327-3696
Unit Telephone Number: 916-445-4632
Focused Monitoring and Technical Assistance III Manager: James Johnson
Direct Telephone Number: 916-327-4218
Unit Telephone Number: 916-327-6966

What am I Required to do?

Task Level of Support Timeframe/Due Date
Attend or view the Instructional Webinar Led by CDE March 23, 2022, at 2 p.m.
Policies, Practices and Procedures Review Independently with guidance from CDE June 30, 2022

Optional Activities

You may choose to complete some additional activities to develop a plan with a TA provider, but the development of an improvement plan is not required. You may contact Equity, Disproportionality and Design (ED&D) to discuss their support in developing and addressing equity and disproportionality in your LEA.

What Do I Need to Do First?

Register for the instructional webinar on March 23, 2022, at 2 p.m. To receive webinar registration information send an email to

Questions:   Special Education Division | 916-445-4613
Last Reviewed: Monday, March 14, 2022
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