Personalized Learning Plans Letter to DC Auditor
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Welcome to the D.C. State Board of Education
The D.C. State Board of Education is an independent agency with three separate offices. Where would you like to go? Please select below.
The Office of the Student Advocate supports students, parents, and families in their advocacy through parent education, one-on-one coaching, resource supports, and trainings in order to amplify the voices of the families.
The Office of the Ombudsman receives education-related concerns and complaints from families of current or prospective public-school students. The Ombudsman strives to resolve families’ education-related concerns and complaints by providing information, coaching, attending or facilitating school meetings, and conducting mediations.
Washington, D.C.—The D.C. State Board of Education (SBOE) will hold its monthly working session on Wednesday, February 1 at 5:00 p.m. The working session will be held in-person; however, in-person attendance will be limited to members and staff of the State Board, as well as invited guests.
Washington, D.C.—The D.C. State Board of Education (State Board) will hold its monthly public meeting on Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. The public meeting will be held in-person in the Old Council Chambers in the Marion S. Barry, Jr.
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Testify at our next public meeting
All students, parents, educators, and community members are invited to provide testimony at public meetings, which are held the third Wednesday of every month at 5:30 pm. Individuals who wish to comment at a public meeting are asked to notify Board staff in advance by filling out our form no later than 48 hours in advance of the meeting.
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DC State Board of Education Student Application 2023-2024Submit Application deadline Wednesday, June 15, 2023.Submit applications
Education Governance Recommendations At the December 2022 public meeting, the State Board adopted a set of recommendations and areas of exploration regarding education governance.Read them here
STAR Framework and Report Card Work Stay up to date on the State Board’s work on the Statewide Accountability Plan (STAR Framework) and D.C. School Report Card.Learn more
SY2021-22 SAC Annual ReportEach year, the Student Advisory Committee sends the State Board a report on a matter of importance to District students, providing recommended next steps.Read it here
Check out our Blog The State Board has a blog for members and staff to share experiences at local education events, summarize the latest in education policy research, and much more.Learn more
2022 Annual Report Learn more about the work that the State Board accomplished in 2022 in our latest annual report.Learn more