The Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center offers a wide array of supports and services to member districts and other educational entities. 

Core Services to Member Districts

  • Recruitment and approval of substitute teachers and paraprofessionals
  • Assistance with teacher licensure
  • Business Advisory Council regional operation
  • PAX training and support
  • Parent mentor services
  • Home school application processing
  • Bus/van driver approvals
  • Consortium services for LEP, IDEA-B, and ECSE grants
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) training
  • Annual fall administrator conference and legal update
  • Professional development for teachers, administrators and other school personnel
  • Coordination of quiz bowls/leagues/tournaments, music festival, spelling bees, other events as requested by member districts
  • Summer Honor’s Academy
  • Hosting of professional meetings for superintendents, principals, CFO/treasurers, guidance counselors, technology leaders etc.
  • Representation and coordination with community agencies and programs including Help Me Grow, Early Childhood Collaborative, County Juvenile Courts, etc.
  • Franklin B. Walter Scholarship recognition and celebration
  • Ohio Migrant Education Center – fiscal agent and coordination of migrant services
  • Surrogate parent recruitment and coordination
  • Rollout of various ODE initiatives

Other Available Services

  • Professional development for non-member districts
  • Professional development for member districts - Most at no fee but some are offered at a registration fee due to costs of programming
  • Superintendent and treasurer searches for client districts
  • On-line trainings in bloodborne pathogens, child abuse and neglect identification, communicable disease, safety and violence prevention, van driver pre-service training/recertification course
  • On-line highly qualified teacher (HQT) in math, social studies, science, English language arts, pedagogy, and fine arts
  • Gifted test repository materials
  • 21st Century Afterschool grant development, coordination, staffing and fiscal services
  • Resident Educator Services
  • Fingerprinting
  • Annual bus (4 hour) and van driver (2 hour) trainings for certification
  • Parapro testing
  • Lincoln Interactive on-line courses
  • Facility rental

Specialized Programs and Supports

  • Adapted Physical Education Services
  • Attendance Services
  • Audiology Equipment Service
  • Audiology Supported Services
  • Care Coordination (Licensed Social Worker)
  • Cross-Categorical Classroom Services
  • District Specific Classroom Services
  • District Specific Personnel Services
  • Education Consultant Services
  • Emotional Disturbance Independence Education Center Services
  • Gifted Education Supervisor Services
  • Gifted Education Teacher Services
  • Hearing Impairment Classroom Services
  • Instructional Assistants (ESL, remediation, reinforcement, or enrichment)
  • Instructional Coaching
  • Liberty Education Center Services
  • Multiple Disabilities Classroom Services
  • Northwest Ohio Opportunity School
  • Nurse Attendant Services
  • Occupational Therapist Services
  • Paraprofessional Services
  • Physical Therapist Services
  • Preschool Child with Disability Classroom Services
  • Preschool Child with Disability Itinerant Services
  • Preschool Classroom Programming - Regular Education
  • Preschool Program Psychologist Services
  • Psychologist Services
  • Psychologist Assistant Services
  • School Nursing Services
  • Special Education Supervisor Services
  • Speech or Language Impairment Services
  • Transition Services (behavioral supports)
  • Tutors (Certified)
  • Visual Impairment Services
  • Work-Study Coordinator Services

Programs and Services Guide

Download our 22-23 Programs and Service Guide to learn more about the wide array of offerings.

Listing of Services and Costs

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