Office of Accountability

DTSDE Institute & PLC Training Program


dtsdei-logoThe DTSDE Institute is a mandated training program for all NYSED district and school review team members, district superintendents and staff members and outside educational experts supporting focus and priority schools and focus districts. Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network (RBERN), Regional Special Education Technical Assistance Support Centers (RSEā€“TASC) and Special Education School Improvement Specialist (SESIS) staff members that are charged with participating in DTSDE visits are expected to participate.

The six tenets of the Diagnostic Tool are:

  • Tenet 1: District Leadership and Capacity
  • Tenet 2: School Leader Practices and Decisions
  • Tenet 3: Curriculum Development and Support
  • Tenet 4: Teacher Practices and Decisions
  • Tenet 5: Student Social and Emotional Developmental Health
  • Tenet 6: Family and Community Engagement


Information concerning the July 22 & 23, 2014 DTSDE Institute Training will be posted on Tuesday, June 24.


Last Updated: June 20, 2014