Please Note: ESC offices are closed with restricted access through March 1, 2021. However, our staff are ready to serve you remotely. Please see our contact page or staff directory to reach ESC staff via email and phone. Our North Office location is still available for background check and fingerprinting services. Thank you. 
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Latest News
Family & Community Partnerships Liaison Hired
Family & Community Partnerships Liaison Hired
Liaison hired in response to the increased needs of school districts and families due to COVID-19.
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Hilliard City Schools Assistant Superintendent Search
Hilliard City Schools Assistant Superintendent Search
ESC leading search for Hilliard City Schools assistant superintendent - curriculum.
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ESC Supports Employer Collaboration with Columbus Schools
ESC Supports Employer Collaboration with Columbus Schools
The ESC is working with Columbus-area employers to collaborate virtually with four Columbus City Schools west side middle schools exploring in-demand industries, occupations, and career pathways. 
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ESC Accepting Nominations for Aspiring Leaders
ESC Accepting Nominations for Aspiring Leaders
The ESC is now accepting nominations for its Aspiring Leaders Program from member school districts and partner schools.
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ESC Partners on Student Research Leadership Collaborative
ESC Partners on Student Research Leadership Collaborative
The ESC is partnering with The Ohio State University's College of Education and Human Ecology, the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity, and Columbus State Community College to bring the collaborative to Central Ohio school districts.
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Graduation Alliance Training Opportunity
Graduation Alliance Training Opportunity
ESC to coordinate customized training in partnership for educators
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ESC Employee Selected for Directors' Award for Exceptional Service to Quality Matters for K-12
ESC Employee Selected for Directors' Award for Exceptional Service to Quality Matters for K-12
The ESC is excited to announce Megan Ash, ESC Coordinator of Digital Learning, was recently selected as the recipient of the Quality Matters (QM) 2019 Directors’ Award For Exceptional Service in K-12.
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ESC Welcomes New Employees to Support Central Ohio Schools in 20-21
ESC Welcomes New Employees to Support Central Ohio Schools in 20-21
The ESC of Central Ohio is proud to support Central Ohio districts and schools for the 2020-2021 school year. To enhance our services, we are excited to welcome many new hires this year and returning employees in new roles. A majority of our hires are providing direct support throughout the region and working in schools. Please join us in giving our employees a warm welcome.
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ESC Employee to Present at National ESEA Conference
ESC Employee to Present at National ESEA Conference
Jill Kramer will present "Professional Learning for Teachers of English Learners: Meeting New Challenges."
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ESC Helps Create and Expand Pre-Apprenticeship Programs In Central Ohio Districts and Schools
ESC Helps Create and Expand Pre-Apprenticeship Programs In Central Ohio Districts and Schools
The ESC of Central Ohio received approval from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Service (ODJFS) to create and expand several pre-apprenticeship programs within Central Ohio districts and schools.
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Ohio Educational Service Centers and Educational Organizations Partnering to Support Remote Learning In Ohio Schools
Ohio Educational Service Centers and Educational Organizations Partnering to Support Remote Learning In Ohio Schools

The goal of the Remote Learning Alliance is to help make the transition to remote learning as easy and robust as possible for Ohio school leaders, teachers, and support personnel.

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ESC Leading Eastland-Fairfield Superintendent Search
ESC Leading Eastland-Fairfield Superintendent Search
Eastland-Fairfield Career & Technical Schools is seeking qualified applicants to replace Superintendent Bonnie Hopkins, who has led the district for the past 11 years.   Read More...
ESC Now Awarding Digital Badges
ESC Now Awarding Digital Badges
The ESC is now offering digital badges for professional learning.
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11
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18
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We Serve
30
member districts, including 3 career tech centers, in 8 Central Ohio counties
8.6M
grant dollars awarded
225,000+
students impacted
250+
partners receiving ESC services
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Operating
67
ESC-led classrooms
16,646 educators participated in
133,000 hours of professional learning
3,200+ active substitutes placed in 29 districts and schools
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From on-site training and leadership development to whole child supports and in-classroom services, the ESC of Central Ohio helps all educators and students succeed. Explore what the ESC can do for you. 
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