Join the Inaugural Innovative Leaders Institute

The first cohort of the Rural Innovative Leaders Institute (RILI) will begin in June of 2023 and focus on connecting rural school leaders from Appalachian in order to collaborate and grow together. The RILI will focus on the challenges of leading a rural school...

OVESC Job Fair – Great Success

The OVESC Job Fair was a great success, attracting a large number of job seekers and employers. The fair was organized by the Ohio Valley Educational Service Center (OVESC) to connect their member school districts and job seekers from the area. The event was...

2023 School Board Recognition Month

2023 School Board Recognition Month Supporting success for all students! School board members exemplify local citizen control and decision-making in education. They volunteer hundreds of hours and an immeasurable amount of energy to ensure that our schools are...

OVESC Governing Board – Meeting Change

H.B. 197 NOTICE OF REGULAR BOARD MEETING RESCHEDULED Ohio Valley Educational Service Center Governing Board – (NEW MEETING TIME) Thursday, December 8, 2022, 6:00 p.m. In accordance with H.B. 197, R.C. 121.22, and applicable laws; the Treasurer of the Ohio Valley...

STEM professional development with author Chris Woods

STEM professional development with author Chris Woods The Ohio Valley ESC has scheduled author Chris Woods to provide professional development on Dec 19 at the Athens/Meigs ESC in Chauncy. According to Chad Miller, Director of Specialized Learning and STEM for...

Positive Parenting Program

The Positive Parenting Program, or Triple P, is a new program from the Ohio Governor’s Children’s Initiative, Ohio Department of Job and Family Services and Ohio Children’s Trust Fund. Triple P helps support parents and caregivers to promote children’s well-being and...

OVESC to Help Form the Appalachian STEM Collaborative

Join the OVESC, ECOESC, and MVESC to create a Network/Collaborative with the goal of developing an “ecosystem” to support the creation of a STEM culture in schools in order to better prepare students for the in-demand jobs of the 21st century and beyond!...

Ohio Valley ESC Shout-out

Ohio Valley ESC Shout-out from Glen Miller the Senior Outreach Director at Kids Read Now: “Penny Boggs and Stephanie Collinsworth at OVESC coordinate McKinney-Vento activities for homeless students. We were thrilled when they were open to working with us in...

The OVESC Welcomes Teresa Schuerman

The Ohio Valley Educational Service Center welcomes Teresa Schuerman to their team. Teresa has been hired as an Instructional Technology Coach/Specialist. She brings to the Ohio Valley ESC 39 years of high school teaching experience. During her career, Teresa taught...