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Technical Assistance Providers Serving the District of Columbia

District of Columbia

Equity Assistance Center for Region II


Intercultural Development Research Association

5815 Callaghan Road, Suite 101, San Antonio, Texas 78228-1102

David Hinojosa, Director

Ph: 210-444-1710; Fax: 210-444-1714

Serves: Alabama, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia

Office for Civil Rights – Office for the District of Columbia

Washington DC (Metro)

Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education

400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20202-1475

Ph: 202-453-6020; Fax: 202-453-6021; TDD: 800-877-8339

Regional Center Serving the District of Columbia

Mid-Atlantic Comprehensive Center (MACC)


Washington, D.C.

Janice Anderson, Director

Ph: 202-246-9499

Serves: Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania

Content Centers

The seven content centers cover a spectrum of school improvement and technical assistance areas.

Building State Capacity and Productivity (BSCP)

Edvance Research, Inc.

San Antonio, Texas

Dean Nafziger, Director

Ph: 210-558-4101


College and Career Readiness and Success (CCRS)

American Institutes for Research

Washington, D.C.

Susan Therriault, Director

Ph: 202-403-6161


Center on Enhancing Early Learning Outcomes (CEELO)

Rutgers University (National Institute for Early Education Research)

New Brunswick, NJ

Lori Connors Tadros,


Ph: 703-256-2266

Great Teachers and Leaders (GTL)

American Institutes for Research

Washington, D.C.

Lynn Holdheide, Interim Director

Ph: 202-403-6321


Center on Innovations in Learning (CIL)

Temple University

Philadelphia, Penn.

Marilyn Murphy, Director

Ph: 215-403-6321


Center on School Turnaround (CST)


Sacramento, Calif.

Carlas McCauley, Director

Ph: 916-492-4039


Center on Standards and Assessments Implementation (CSAI)


San Francisco, Calif.

Deb Sigman, Director

Ph: 415-615-3154


National Center on Improving Literacy (NCIL)*

University of Oregon

Hank Fien, Director

*The National Center on Improving Literacy was first awarded with FY 16 funds and is administered in partnership with the Office of Special Education Programs. Visit the Office of Special Education Programs website for more information.

See the U.S. Department of Education website for the Comprehensive Centers Program for more information or updated contact info.

To inquire about the availability of services from the IDRA EAC-South for your school or school district, please complete an intake form.