ESDs provide equity for all students, in all districts.
After more than four decades of service to schools in six Southwest Washington counties, ESD 112 remains focused on quality service. Together with the urban and rural districts we serve, we are able to leverage a small amount of state funding to build effective, cost efficient and innovative programs that help districts save money and leverage resources.
Washington’s ESDs are increasingly depended upon to provide essential services for school districts and communities, to help OSPI implement legislative education initiatives. Smaller districts often have fewer resources and rely heavily on ESDs to help provide essential services. However, the state’s larger school districts also take advantage of ESDs for cost efficiency, resource sharing, technical assistance and program implementation.
Here are just a few ways that we work with our districts: