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Congratulations to the 2022 Excellence in...

State Support Team – Region 3 in collaboration with the Educational Service Center of Northeast Ohio recognizes students with disabilities, peers, and educators with the annual Excellence in Education Awards.  Because of COVID-19, the annual recognition brunch has not been held in person in the past three years, but a video has been created to celebrate and honor these incredible individuals, along with the great things that are happening in special education in Northeast Ohio.   Recipients this year also received a yard sign and certificate.  CLICK HERE to watch the video tribute.  

Free Summer IT Career Camp for High Schoo...
ESC is offering a free summer IT Career Camp for high school student June 13-15.  The camp is for students entering grades 10, 11 and 12.  Students will learn about information technology pathways and explore IT in the 4Es (education, employment, enlistment and entrepreneurship).
The 2022 Summer and Beyond Directory is N...
The 2022 Summer and Beyond Directory is online.  There is also a PDF form that lists more resources. Click here.

State Support Team Region 3 (SST3) offers the 2022 Summer and Beyond Directory as a resource to parents, family members, and school district/community school personnel about extended opportunities around the Cuyahoga County area.  
Recruiting Substitute Teachers in NE Ohio
The ESC of Northeast Ohio, along with North Coast Shared Services Alliance, is educating the community on the benefits of becoming a substitute teacher.  A number of news stories, commercials and webinars are on-air and happening.  Click to find out more.
Connect Welcomes New Director
Connect congratulates John Mitchell on his retirement and welcomes Jodie Hausmann as the new Connect Executive Director.  
Northeast Ohio Business Advisory Council ...
The Northeast Ohio BAC focuses on three primary areas and is aligned to Ohio's Each Child, Our Future.  The NEOBAC is a council of school administrators, business leaders and local community leaders that meet quarterly.
Click here for our Joint Statement and additional network information.
Free Kognito Training
This 45-minute free Kognito training is a self-paced and private online role-play simulation of trauma-informed practices for K-12 schools. A certificate of attendance will be provided upon completion of the training. CLICK HERE to see the registration flyer.
Special Education Profiles Delayed
The 2019-2020 Special Education Profiles will be delayed and released in two phases. Every year, each school district receives a Special Education Profile displaying the district's performance on key indicators established by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). The profile also informs the district of any required activities for specific indicators. 
DOE v. Ohio Department of Education Class...
The parties in the Doe v. Ohio Department of Education class action have submitted a proposed settlement to the U.S. District Court for approval.
Upcoming Events
EMIS Network updates
   Tuesday, May 24, 2022
ESC of Northeast Ohio, 6393 Oak Tree Blvd., Independence, Ohio 44131
Principal Standards Deep Dive OPES 2.0 Support
   Thursday, May 26, 2022
EMIS Network - Lorain Location
   Tuesday, May 31, 2022
1885 Lake Ave., Elyria, Ohio 44035
OPES 2.0 Bridge Training-Asynchronous
   Thursday, June 2, 2022
OPES 2.0 New Evaluator Training-Asynchronous
   Thursday, June 2, 2022
Wilson Reading System Introductory Course
   Monday, June 6, 2022
ESC of Northeast Ohio, 6393 Oak Tree Blvd., Independence, Ohio 44131