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Paint Branch HS students at the school's 2011 Science and Media ExpoDepartment of Elementary Curriculum and Districtwide Programs

The department of instructional programs develops and implements research-based programs that support early childhood, ESOL, outdoor environmental education, school library media, and a full range of careers within the automotive, construction, and information technology industries.

OCIP Contact List (PDF)

Our Programs


Early Childhood

High-quality programs and services that promote school readiness

ESOL/Bilingual Programs

Instructional resources, assessments, counseling, and parent outreach services including translation and interpretation


Prepares students for the automotive, construction, and information technology industries

Outdoor Environmental Education

Residential and day programs that focus on environmental education

School Library Media

Provides expertise in the use of digital, visual, textual, and technological literacy

Evaluation and Selection

Ensures the development of culturally diverse collections of resources that support the curriculum

Professional Library Resource Center at the Universities at Shady Grove

Supports workforce excellence initiatives through staff research and development services

For Parents & Students

Contact Us

Carver Educational Services Center
850 Hungerford Drive, Room 246
Rockville, Maryland  20850

Main number: 240-740-3930

Fax number: 301-279-3991

For Staff