The ESC of Lake Erie West serves the Northwest Ohio Region by serving as the fiscal agent for the State Support Team Region 1 and High Schools That Work.
The ESC of Lake Erie West supports a Challenger Learning Center - one of 47 Challenger Learning Centers located throughout the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and South Korea. Schools and school districts throughout the region visit the Challenger Center for a unique hands on learning experience.
In addition, the ESC of Lake Erie West has worked collaboratively with the ESCs in northwest Ohio to roll out a number of ODE initiatives (e.g. the Resident Educator Program, the Ohio Principal Evaluation System, and the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System).