NOTICE: The Connecticut State Department of Education’s customer service window for educator certification will be closed, effective March 12, 2018. The last day of staffing will be Friday, March 9, 2018. Please Note: The Bureau of Certification will remain open and fully functioning. This change only impacts the street level customer service window. For more information about submitting applications and supporting documentation please review our Cert Alert.

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Performance Office

Mission:  Improve student outcomes through the use of data



  1. Data Collection: Collect accurate data in a highly efficient, secure, and timely manner
  2. Student Assessments: Implement high quality assessments that are aligned to standards, inclusive, efficient, reliable, and enable valid interpretations of achievement and growth
  3. EdSight - Data Integration/Reporting: Aggregate data and deliver accurate information in a secure, timely and transparent manner
  4. Research and Analyses (available on EdSight): Analyze and report data trends and insights to support informed decision-making and action by schools, districts, the Agency and other stakeholders
  5. Accountability: Develop performance models and metrics, establish targets and publish reports that enable a suite of differentiated supports and interventions for schools and districts


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