Important Staff Updates
Grants between $500 to $5,000 are available for CCS teachers to improve teaching and learning. This is an excellent opportunity for interested teachers to acquire resources to support an innovative project to increase student achievement, improve social climate, and promote social justice.
The application deadline is 4:00 p.m. April 23, but early application submissions are strongly encouraged.
This is a district-sponsored grant. Applicants do not need to submit a Grant Endorsement Form to apply but require their principal or supervisor’s approval.
NOTE: A CCS email account is required to submit online. To submit your application, go to http://www.columbus.k12.oh.us/dreamgrant and enter your ILead login name and password.
The print application is also available here.
CCS Private Wi-Fi: if you are having connectivity issues, all staff should be using the CCS Private Wifi. Contact your building tech with any questions about log in.
Staff Quick Links
Additional Employee Resources
CCS Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Company ID: CCS
EAP (Employee Assistance Program) Link
PublicSchoolWORKS Online Training
In an effort to provide efficient, specialized, online training, Columbus City Schools contracts with PublicSchoolWORKS to offer all staff access to electronic professional development opportunities. PublicSchoolWORKS provides more than 400 online training programs, including courses needed to fulfill state and federal mandates. District supervisors and principals determine which courses their staff will be required to take. Required courses can be completed during the work day. Staff are welcome to complete elective courses on their own. Check with your supervisor to see what courses you should be taking, or click here to get started.
CCS User ID and Password
If you are a CCS Employee and do not have an active CCS Email account, please click on this link - CCS User ID/Email Registration. You must use a CCS district computer. You will be asked to sign the District's Acceptable Use Policy. In order for District employees to be allowed access to a school computer system, computer network, and the Internet, they must read and sign the consent form. If you have any question please contact the CCS Help desk at 365-8425.