OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT
Jhone Ebert - Superintendent of Public Instruction
Public Information Officer-Terri Hendry
The Public Information Officer handles media relations & public record requests while managing the department's website and social media activities.
State Board of Education
Acts as an advocate and visionary for all children and sets the policy.
BUSINESS AND SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION
Heidi Haartz- Deputy Superintendent
Audit Office-Michael Shafer
Pupil enrollment and attendance, grants, internal controls, Title I Comparability, A-133s, compliance with NRS 387, and special requests.
Department Support-Bill Farrar, Director of Fiscal Support
Provides budget, contracts, fiscal & IT support to the Nevada Dept. of Education to ensure efficient and effective use of public funds.
DSA and grants (fiscal) administration, enrollment reporting, fiscal transparency, strategic funding, and related analytical support.
EDUCATOR EFFECTIVENESS AND FAMILY ENGAGEMENT DIVISION
Felicia Gonzales-Deputy Superintendent
Career Readiness, Adult Learning & Education Options-Craig Statucki
Dedicated to developing innovative educational
opportunities for students to acquire skills for productive employment and lifelong learning.
Educator Licensure-Director Jason Dietrich
Our mission is to provide top-quality customer service
and to effectively & efficiently evaluate educator license applications in an expeditious manner, while ensuring that only those fully-qualified are licensed.
Educator Development & Support- Kat Galland-Collins
NEPF-Nevada Educator Performance Framework,
Educator Preparation, Nevada Plan to Ensure Equitable Access to Excellent Educators,Title II-, Great Teaching/Leading, Professional Development, Teacher of the Year
Parental Involvement & Family Engagement-Alberto Quintero
Was established in 2012 (NRS 385.630) to actively promote & support participation & engagement of families and communities.
Safe and Respectful Learning Environment-Christy McGill
Mission is to train, empower, educate, collaborate, advocate and intervene in order to ensure that every student in Nevada, regardless of any differing characteristic or interest feels fully protected physically, emotionally, and socially.
STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT DIVISION
Dr. Jonathan P. Moore, Ed.D.-Deputy Superintendent
Assessment, Data & Accountability Management-Peter Zutz
ADAM’s crosscutting mission is central to all Nevada Department of Education offices and to Nevada districts, schools, parents and educators. ADAM performs several functions critical to the effectiveness of the NDE as a change agent by informing the evaluation of effectiveness of schools, districts, and of State and federal improvement programs.
ADAM provides data and information to inform the improvement of systems of support aligned to the goals and objectives of Nevada Ready! the State Improvement Plan.
ADAM assures the validity, reliability and transparency of all processes related to the collection, management, and production of data related to the State-required assessments and to the statewide system of accountability (Nevada School Performance Framework or NSPF). Data is monitored and validated through well-designed and uniform processes for interacting with district users during data collection and production.
Early Learning & Development-Patricia Oya
NV State Pre-k, Pre-k Development Grant, Head Start State Collaboration Office Grant, and Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Quality Dollars.
Inclusive Education-Will Jensen
This program is committed to ensuring that ALL students in Nevada are college-and career-ready upon exit from the public school system.
Standards & Instructional Support-Dave Brancamp
Corroboration and monitoring of the statewide content standards adoption and implementation plan.
Student & School Supports-Seng-Dao Keo
Advanced Placement & International Baccalaureate, ELL, GEAR UP, Homeless Children & Youths/McKinney-Vento, School Improvement, Striving Readers, Title I, 21st Century Community Learning Centers.