District of Columbia

Version of ISLLC Standards Referenced by State 
2008 version
Year of Law Passage / Rule Change 
Adopted in 2013
Overview of Standards, if different from ISLLC Standards 
Same as ISLLC standards
Use of Standards in Evaluation of School Leaders, Preparation Programs, and/or Other Purposes 
As a Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation partner, the District of Columbia uses the Educational Leadership Constituent Council Standards for leadership preparation programs. These Standards are aligned with the 2008 ISLLC Standards. In addition, the School Leaders Licensure Assessment, which is also aligned with the 2008 ISLLC Standards, is a general requirement for administrator licensure in the District of Columbia, with possible exceptions for out-of-state candidates.
Presence of Principal Supervisor Standards 
Presence of Principal Supervisor Job Description 
[1] Thompson, C., Feres, O., & Graham, A. District of Columbia office of the state superintendent of education (phone interview, Oct. 1, 2013). [2] National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. (2011). Educational leadership program standards: 2011 ELLC building level. Retrieved from http://www.ncate.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=zRZI73R0nOQ%3D&tabid=676
Year of Adoption of Principal Supervisor Policy Standards 
Location of Principal Supervisor Policy Standards (regulation, statute, etc.)