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State Support Team

state support team icon with buildings and a child silhouette The State Support Team (SST) is a group of education data system experts whose primary objective is the direct support of states around SLDS development and use. SST members provide assistance with technical design, stakeholder engagement, project management, data governance, early childhood initiatives, K12 systems, postsecondary systems, workforce data, and other areas critical to SLDS efforts. States can request support for SLDS projects from the SST by sending a support request.

State Support Team Image SST 101PDF File (1.06 MB)

An introduction to the role of the SST with recent highlights of their work with states

FAQ Image SST FAQ PDF File (686 KB)

Answers to frequently asked questions about the SST

FAQ Image SST: A Revamped Approach to Technical Assistance PDF File (1.41 MB)

Introduces the SSTís new approach to providing support to states (webinar recording)

Core Services Image Core Services of the SST PDF File (713 KB)

Summary of the major services the SST can provide for your state

SST Bios Image SST Bios PDF File (1.03 MB)

A brief introduction to the SST members including areas of expertise and professional highlights

SST Grants by State Image Grants by State PDF File (270 KB)

SLDS, WDQI, and RTT grants awarded by state.

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