Instructional Services

This division is dedicated to supporting professional learning for Orange County school districts. Through our collective capacity, Instructional Services provides high quality and sustainable professional learning that enhances the professional capital of the community we serve. We provide multi-tiered system of support to the Orange County community that focus on academic, behavioral, and social success for all learners through:
  • ​Professional Leaning
  • Technical Assistance ​
  • Tools and Resources

 

Christine Olmstead, Ed.D. 
Associate Superintendent
Instructional Services Division
Email: colmstead@ocde.us
Phone: 714.966.4396

  

Dennis Cole, Director
 
Humanities
Vacant, Administrator
         
Nicole Chavez, Interim Manager
 
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Career Technical Education (CTE), and Health Sciences​
Tom Turner, J.D., Director
tturner@ocde.us
 
Career Pathways
Amy Kaufman, Administrator
akaufman@ocde.us
 
STEM
Vacant, Administrator           
Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) Services
Edgar Montes, Director
 
Learning Support Services
Jami Parsons Ed.D., Administrator
jparsons@ocde.us
 
Diane Ehrle, Manager
dehrle@ocde.us