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Office of Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Programs

Our Office

The ESEA Office is a sub-office that lives under the Federal Programs Unit. The work of this office is to define program and systems quality and to establish standards, indicators, and protocols with which to assess local programs and systems. The goal is to help build the capacity of the field to implement higher quality programs and systems. Our office seeks to ensure that program applications, review protocols and approval criteria reflect high quality program standards and maximizes efficiency and impact.

Our Mission

The purpose of our work is ensure that the ESEA programs in Colorado provide all children significant opportunity to receive a fair, equitable, and high-quality education and close educational achievement gaps.


ESEA Office

Brad Bylsma
Director
303-866-6937
Email

Colleen Brooks
Title III
303-866-3897
Email

Kirsten Carlile
Title VIB
303-866-6705
Email

Shelby Schaefer
Program Support
303-866-6998
Email

Jennifer Simons
Title II
303-866-3905
Email

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Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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