Welcome to Teaching and Learning-Schools Office

  • teaching The Schools Office mission is to challenge and support the Lorain City School District to become an exemplary school system which inspires, challenges, and empowers students and staff for success in a globally competitive society.  The Department does this through the provision of resources, K-12 curriculum support, "best practices" instructional strategies, formative and summative assessment and professional development. Also, the School's Office serves the needs of the teachers and administrators of the Lorain City School District by providing the services and support to enable schools to provide the best educational program possible for all children.

    On this website, you will find helpful parent teaching strategies, links to information regarding 3rd grade reading prep resources, and many other links that will be helpful to our parents and community.

Contact Us


    LaKimbre Brown

    Chief Schools Officer

    (440) 830-4020



    Bill Ohle

    Director of School Improvement

    (440) 830-4015


    Barb Bowen

    Associate Director of Instructional Technology

    (440) 830-4022 



    Patty Kalo

    Executive Secretary

    (440) 830-4020


    Sabine Wright

    Textbook Coordinator

    (440) 830-4106