The Office of Program Evaluation (OPE) effects high quality teaching and learning in Fairfax County Public Schools through research-based processes, tools, and evidence. OPE's activities span a wide range from accountability reporting on FCPS instructional programs and services to screening all requests to conduct research and collect data within FCPS.
The Office of Program Evaluation serves FCPS staff, the School Board, and the community through research-based processes, tools, and evidence. You can learn more details about our offerings from the list below:
The products and services provided by the Office of Program Evaluation reflect professional standards established by the Joint Committee on Standards for Educational Evaluation (JCSEE), a coalition of national associations committed to promoting high quality research and evaluation. The JCSEE's standards cover five areas:
A more detailed explanation of these standards is available here.
Office of Program Evaluation
Fairfax Ridge Building
3877 Fairfax Ridge Road, Suite 3300
Fairfax, VA 22030
September 17, 2014