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Educator Quality and Effectiveness, Teaching & Learning


To maintain the highest standards of service, accountability and quality to credentialing applicants, local education agencies, university partners, and local, state and federal stakeholders in the educational community.

Overview of Programs and Services

Grant Funding Opportunities

  • Teacher Quality Improvement Grant Program: OSSE is soliciting applications for the development and provision of professional development programs aimed at enhancing student achievement in eligible Local Education Agencies (LEAs)

Staff Information

Tony Graham, Licensure Administrator
Dorothy Beal, Licensure Specialist
Stacy Hardman, Licensure Specialist
Kadena Duncan-Lawrence, Licensure Assistant

Contact Us

For general questions and information regarding educator credentialing and requirements, contact [email protected].

For technical assistance or support using the Educator Credentialing Information System (ECIS), contact [email protected].

Service Contact: 
Educator Quality and Effectiveness
Contact Phone: 
(202) 741-5881
Contact TTY: 
Contact Suite #: 
Fifth Floor
Service Location: 

Education, Office of the State Superintendent of

GIS Address: 
810 1st Street NE