Dean Nafziger, Ph.D., Director

The Building State Capacity and Productivity Center (BSCP Center) assists state education agencies (SEAs) throughout the country as they adapt to constrained fiscal resources and increased demands for greater productivity.

Our Resources and Assistance

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Our Work

BSCP Center and the Every Student Succeeds Act

The BSCP Center assists states in their transition to ESSA and in planning new directions given ESSA’s call for greater state autonomy.  Specifically, the BSCP Center provides targeted and expert technical assistance in:

  • SEA of the Future


  • Strategic Communication

  • Strategic Performance Management

  • Financial Transparency & Reporting

The BSCP Center is funded by a cooperative agreement (#S283B120042) between the U.S. Department of Education and Edvance Research, Inc.

The findings and opinions expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the policies of the U.S. Department of Education.


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