Compliance Training Reminder

Please remember to register in STARS for the optional Compliance System Training this month. There will be two sessions each day. The first session is from 10:00AM to 12:00PM and the second session is from 1:30PM to 3:30PM. You only need to attend one session. If you have any questions regarding the training, please contact your regional consultant.

October 6– Southeast Region- Muskingham County Library-Zanesville, 220 N 5th St. Zanesville, Ohio 43701

October 13– Northeast Region- Lorain County Community College, Spitzer Conference Center, 1005 N. Abbe Rd. Elyria, Ohio 44035

October 20– Northwest Region- Owens Community College, 30335 Oregon Rd. Perrysburg, Ohio 43551 (Audiovisual Classroom)

October 27– Southwest Region- YMCA of Greater Cincinnati, 1105 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

November 3– Central Region- State Library of Ohio, 274 East First Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43201


USDOE Webinar Opportunity

21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) Program

Technical Assistance Webinar


Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partners and Community-Based Entities:

Applying for U.S Department of Education (ED) Grants

 Wednesday, October 5, 2016

1:30-3:00 PM (E.D.T.)

 Purpose of Webinar:

This technical assistance session will focus on sharing strategies for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships (FBNPs) and

Community-Based entities in applying for ED grants.  By bringing together community organizations with school districts, 21st CCLC centers can take

advantage of multiple resources and strengthen collaborations throughout the community.

Who Should Attend:

21st CCLC State Coordinators

SEA 21st CCLC program staff

Community-Based Organizations (CBOs)

Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships (FBNPs)

Other CBO and FBNP personnel

Click here to register – – 21st CCLC FBO Webinar

Space is limited.  Pre-registration is required to participate in this event. 

 How to register using Adobe:

Adobe is the online platform being used to manage the registration for the webinar.  When you click the link above, you will be taken to the event information page.  Once on the page, please follow the instructions below:

1)      Click the “Register Now” button

2)      Complete all of the required fields on the registration form then click the “submit” button.  Be sure to include the correct email address as it will be used to send the confirmation as well as a registration identifier when you log into the webinar on Wednesday, October 5.

3)      You will receive an email registration confirmation addressed from “21st CCLC TA”.  The subject line will read “Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partners and Community-Based Entities: Applying for U.S Department of Education (ED) Grants Confirmation”.  Your email registration confirmation will include the Adobe access instructions for the Webinar.

4)      If you have any other problem with registration, please contact Anita Allen at or 301-429-5982 ext. 113.

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Orientation Reminder

On September 21 and 22, the Ohio Department of Education will be hosting a mandatory New and Continuing Grantee Orientation at Nationwide Conference Center.

The first day (September 21) is designed for NEW (FY17) grantees.  First day participants are required to attend both days.  Please adhere to the following:

  • Time:  9:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Required attendees:  new to 21st Century grantees, a continuing grantee with a new grant awarded in for FY17
  • Lunch is on your own

The second day (September 22) is designed for all grantees.  Please adhere to the following:

  •  Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • FY15 (3rd year) and FY16 (2nd year) grantees will be in an afternoon session with AIR.  Therefore, these cohorts must plan to bring another representative to capture information shared in another session.  There will be no exceptions.
  • Lunch is on your own

Note:  All grantees are required to have a representative from your program stay for the entire session.

Registration closes in STARS on September 19th. Please make sure you register prior this date.  If you have any questions, please contact our office.