STEP Center logo Our mission

The STEP Center, a division of the Special Education Department, is a disability information and resource center for students, teachers and parents. Using an extensive lending library and website, the STEP Center personnel provide a service-oriented approach to problem solving and identification of community and ASD resources. 


Support programs




Parents and community

  • Participation in community agency fairs
  • Calendar of educational opportunities through Alaska Family Directory website
  • Parent Connect newsletter
  • AK Connect newsletter
  • Library resources
  • Information resources/research on disability topics
  • Online resources
  • Information distribution on Child Check for identification for early intervention service
  • Consult with parents on disability information

Anchorage School District website accessibility and nondiscrimination notice. The Anchorage School District is an equal opportunity provider.