The Administrative Network meeting was held on September 22, 2023, at the GVESC. Adolescent Literacy Specialist Katie Kilgour delivered updates, providing attendees with valuable insights into literacy education in Ohio. Regional Data Leads Thad Haines, Karen Boch, and Robin Phillips offered a thorough explanation of the recently released State Report Card. An addition to the meeting was the presence of Deputy Jordan Shaffer and K9 Zaya from the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office, who will be serving as handler and therapy dog for area schools, offering emotional support and comfort to students and staff. The next meeting is scheduled for October 27, 2023, at the GVESC.