Participating school districts typically join BOCES to provide programs and services cooperatively that would be difficult or impossible to offer individually, or that can be accomplished more economically and effectively when the cost is shared.
Some of the services that CBOCES provides include special education, technology support, Alternative Teacher Licensing Program, migrant education and services, grant writing, early childhood and child find services, online learning, homeless education and support, student information systems, professional development workshops and initiatives as requested, and much more.
Urgent Services Provided
Centennial BOCES offers a number of benefits to member school districts, including:
•A cooperative environment that leverages economies of scale
•Access to professional development, advice and assistance
•A reduction in the duplication of efforts and resources
•A professional network among districts
•A single point of contact for essential district services
•Assistance in complying with state and federal mandates