The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Southwest serves the states of Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arkansas, and Louisiana. It is one of a network of ten such labs across the country funded by the U.S. Department of Education.
The Southeast Region Comprehensive Center is one of 22 comprehensive centers funded by the U.S. Department of Education. It serves the states of Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Mississippi, and South Carolina. It is operated by the Southwest Educational Development Corporation.