Ohio’s state support system includes 16 regional State Support Teams who use tools and knowledge to improve instructional practice and student outcomes by working with districts and buildings on improving systems they have in place. Our staff consists of Ohio educators who bring knowledge and experience to their work in systems change, special education, early learning and parent/family engagement. SST services are provided at no cost.

Paul Smith

Educational Consultant
Work Phone: (513) 674-4214

Biographical Info

Paul Smith, Ed.S., has served in many capacities in his three decades in urban education – as a middle school teacher, principal, federal programs director, district mathematics director, Title I coach, and technology consultant. He has participated in many fellowships and conference presentations, and he is a Presidential Awardee for Mathematics Excellence. Presently, Paul serves as the Center Director of Urban Educational Services in Cincinnati, Ohio.