What is the DCPS Career Ladder?
Create pathways for growth
Provide opportunities for advancement
Produce clear talent pipelines
How will the DCPS Career Ladder be built?
With stakeholder engagement
By and for educators
Grounded in research and best practices
Career Ladder Mission
The DCPS Career Ladder will empower all DCPS educators with the support and access needed to achieve professional growth. With equity, transparency, and inclusivity at the center of all opportunities, this initiative will increase retention, build skills and leadership, and ultimately ensure students receive the highest quality possible education.