The mission of the North Central Educational Service District is to provide leadership and quality service in advocating for innovative educational programs for the children and communities we serve.

This is achieved through four fundamental areas of focus:

Communication

  • We develop and distribute information and resources to appropriate audiences
  • We promote communication and dialogue between and among ESD’s, school districts, governmental agencies, organizations, and the general public for the purpose of enhancing programs for families and children

Advocacy

  • We advocate collaborative partnerships with all audiences involved in the welfare and service of students
  • We educate and advocate elected officials, public and private organizations, and the public regarding common interests in order to promote the effectiveness of our District

Leadership

  • We are a proactive leader in developing and initiating new programs for local school districts
  • We provide leadership to school districts, agencies and communities by assisting in education reform activities and programs
  • We provide and model best practices in all services delivered to school districts, agencies, and communities

Relationships

  • We establish and maintain open lines of communication with audiences interested in education
  • We foster positive working relationships between and among the NCESD, school districts, governmental agencies, private organizations, and the public regarding the mission and operation of the NCESD
  • We implement and evaluate an on-going public education and public relations program that educates audiences about NCESD operations