Division of Student Support, Academic Enrichment & Educational Policy

The Division of Student Support, Academic Enrichment, & Educational Policy administers and supervises State and federal education programs for economically and socially disadvantaged children; programs and services that facilitate the emotional, mental, and physical well-being of all students; programs that promote positive student behavior; programs that develop safe and orderly environments conducive to learning; and programs that facilitate the engagement of students in activities that develop character and civic responsibility.

The Division also provides the lead on the development of policy and plans related to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and supports programs to ease the educational transition of military children.


Mary L. Gable
Assistant State Superintendent, Division of Student Support, Academic Enrichment & Educational Policy
Office: (410) 767-0275

Student Services & Strategic Planning

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School Innovation /
Charter Schools

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Youth Development Branch

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