In this workshop participants will learn how trauma can affect a child’s developing brain. We will discuss how to identify signs of trauma and how to foster resilience in children so that they can develop into emotionally strong adults. We will discuss how to access local early childhood mental health resources.
Forms for Child Development Centers and Homes.
We issue licenses to teachers, school administrators and school-based support personnel in the...
DC College Application and Exploration Month is part of a national effort to increase the number of...
Expanding higher education choices for DC residents.
Information regarding early care program start-up and maintenance.
Transportation information of special needs students in DC.
Oct 11 2016 - 09:00
Oct 25 2016 - 10:00
Oct 25 2016 - 13:00
Oct 24 2016
The number of students enrolled in public and charter schools in the District increased for the...
Oct 24 2016
Graduation rates are up at both DCPS and DC public charter schools.
Oct 4 2016
Users can filter for relevant programming, including secondary credentials offered.
Oct 3 2016
Thousands of District High School Seniors to Participate in DC College Application and Exploration Month
More than 2,500 District of Columbia graduating seniors will explore college and career options.
Aug 30 2016
PARCC measures students’ proficiency in math and English language.
Oct 19 2016
The DC Parent & Family Engagement Summit - This Saturday, Oct. 22!
Oct 12 2016
Oct. 20 In-Person SOAR Stakeholder Session
Oct 5 2016
ESSA Engagement Update: Surveys and Upcoming Focus Groups (two sessions rescheduled).
Sep 28 2016
Phase II ESEA Consolidated Application & IDEA Part B Application Deadline
Sep 21 2016
FFY 2016 SOAR Grant Feedback Sought by Sept. 30
Feb 17 2016
Testimony of Hanseul Kang State, Superintendent, Before the Committee on Education Chairman David...
Jun 22 2015
View the testimony from June 22, 2015.
May 1 2015
Read the FY 2016 Budget Testimony.
Mar 6 2015
Public Hearing on the Office of the State Superintendent of Education’s Fiscal Year 2014 Performance
View the testimony for the State Superintendent of Education’s Fiscal Year 2014 performance.
Feb 24 2014
View the 2013 and 2014 Performance Oversight Hearing.
Jul 12 2016
The Office of the State Superintendent of Education is convening a Uniform Per Student Funding...
Mar 14 2016
Hundreds of District of Columbia Students in Grade 6-12 Showcase Innovation, Ingenuity at 2016 DC STEM Fair
The daylong festivities include a STEM Expo where students, parents and teachers can participate in...
Jan 29 2016
Office of the State Superintendent of Education Announces Criteria and Participants for School Year 2015-16 Free and Reduced-Price Meals
The District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education announces the criteria for...
Oct 15 2015
The family-friendly event aims to inspire children to eat healthy foods.
Apr 8 2015
Notice of Intent to Apply for a Waiver of a Title I Section 1003(g) (School Improvement Grants) Requirement
OSSE plans to submit a new application for federal School Improvement Grant (SIG) funds.
Apr 25 2016
Update on OSSE’s Commitment to Protecting Student Data & Privacy from State Superintendent of Education Hanseul Kang
We took a number of steps to both ensure awareness of the incident and rectify the issue.
Feb 11 2016
Dear DC Community,
Aug 22 2014
Statement from State Superintendent Aguirre on US Department of Education's Announcement on Assessments and Evaluation
OSSE issued the following statement.
Oct 28 2012
View the recent update.
Sep 27 2012
OSSE and partners celebrate farm to school process and DC school gardens.