A Community of Practice for leaders, principals, directors, and administrators on the Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS). Session three will explore a range of effective instructional leadership strategies that support teacher- and program-level quality improvements in concept development, a dimension in the Instructional Support Domain of CLASS. Participants will learn to evaluate and practice strategies for teachers that support children’s concept development through quality interactions.
Information regarding early care program start-up and maintenance.
Expanding higher education choices for DC residents.
Teacher and Service Provider License Renewal Information
Transportation information of special needs students in DC.
Program offers families a wide range of child care options.
Teacher Licensure Information.
Aug 30 2016
PARCC measures students’ proficiency in math and English language.
Jun 7 2016
OSSE has awarded $200,000 in grant funding to five school districts and organizations.
May 20 2016
The Truck Touch is a summertime family favorite.
May 12 2016
Annual report released today ranks DC at the top in funding, enrollment.
Apr 29 2016
"Higher education represents hope and opportunity, prosperity and personal growth."
Sep 21 2016
FFY 2016 SOAR Grant Feedback Sought by Sept. 30
Sep 14 2016
Recognizing School Performance on the PARCC Assessments.
Sep 7 2016
OSSE September 2016 Monthly LEA Data Discussion and NGA Meetings.
Aug 31 2016
View the LEA Look Forward for Aug. 31-Sept. 6, 2016.
Aug 24 2016
2016 PARCC Reporting Timeline
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.