Building Closure Support
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All in-person ESC meetings, events, and background check services are postponed or suspended through at least May 29th. Access to ESC offices is limited to essential personnel. Our staff are working remotely and are prepared to assist. Please contact us via email or phone as you normally would and we will respond as soon as possible to provide assistance. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
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K-12 Learning Options & Resources
K-12 Learning Options & Resources
View learning options and resources for extended school closure.  Read More...
ESC and ESC-COG Earn Auditor of State Award
ESC and ESC-COG Earn Auditor of State Award
Ohio Auditor of State recently awarded the ESC of Central Ohio and ESC Council of Governments an Auditor of State Award for completion of clean audits.  Read More...
COVID-19 K-12 Resources & Information
COVID-19 K-12 Resources & Information
View Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) resources, inforhttps://www.escco.org/COVID-19Resources.aspxmation, and local health department websites.  Read More...
ESC Connect: Our Blog is Live!
ESC Connect: Our Blog is Live!
Visit ESC Connect for insights about ESC programs and services!  Read More...
AmeriCorps Seeking Schools to Host Mentors for 2020-2021 School Year
AmeriCorps Seeking Schools to Host Mentors for 2020-2021 School Year
Our AmeriCorps Mentors for Success program is looking for Central Ohio middle and high schools to participate for the 2020-2021 school year. Schools/districts seeking support for middle and high school students with poor attendence are invited to reach out.  Read More...
ESC of Central Ohio Partners with Ohio University to Create New Special Education Teacher Preparation Program
ESC of Central Ohio Partners with Ohio University to Create New Special Education Teacher Preparation Program
New partnership enables Ohio University and ESC of Central Ohio to redesign the teacher residency in OHIO’s special education preparation program for learners and develop a two-year induction program for new special education teachers.  Read More...
Project SEARCH Providing Internships for Students with Disabilities
Project SEARCH Providing Internships for Students with Disabilities

The ESC of Central Ohio in partnership with Nationwide Children’s Hospital is now participating in Project SEARCH, which provides a competitive integrated employment opportunity for students with disabilities.

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Remote Learning Alliance Established to Support Schools
Remote Learning Alliance Established to Support Schools
Educational service centers and other partners supporting remote learning in Ohio schools  Read More...
Upcoming Events
May
26
The Science of Reading
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online
May
27
Jun
3
Day 1: Best Practices for Supporting English Learners
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
ESC of Central Ohio 2080 Citygate Dr, Columbus, OH 43219
Jun
4
Day 2: Best Practices for Supporting English Learners
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
ESC of Central Ohio 2080 Citygate Dr, Columbus, OH 43219
We Serve
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member districts, including 3 career tech centers, in 8 Central Ohio counties
8.6M
grant dollars awarded
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students impacted
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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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