Paul Marietti, Director
Within the VCOE Student Services Branch, Student Achievement & School Support (SASS) works collaboratively with VCOE school sites to implement best practices in support of student learning including: Curriculum Development, implementation of effective instructional practices, creating dynamic and supportive classroom learning environments, Response to Instruction and Intervention, Professional Learning Communities and tracking student progress to standards mastery. In order to promote a quality education for all, SASS staff focus on student learning through collaboration reviews of student achievement data, analysis of student work samples, and observation of instructional practices. The SASS Department also collaborates with key VCOE staff to plan and provide necessary teacher and administrator training and staff development.
Student Achievement & School Support (SASS) supports the planning, development, organization, management, direction, and implementation of Student Services programs of the county office, which include alternative education, child welfare and attendance, discipline procedures, school safety; assure compliance with laws, codes, oversight for state and federal categorical programs, regulations related to Student Services; and performs related work as required.