Overview and Scope

The Chancellor is seeking proposals from qualified vendor(s) and will review proposed consultant services to comprehensively evaluate teacher preparation programs to determine the extent to which their literacy strategies and practices align with the science of reading. The award of this RFP will result in a contract with the Chancellor.

The Chancellor’s actions and this RFP are specific to Section 3333.048 of House Bill 33 of the 135th General Assembly which directs the Chancellor to conduct audits that clearly document the degree to which every teacher preparation program at an institution of higher education is effectively teaching the science of reading.

Program Process

·         RFP release date                                                                  June 27, 2024

·         Questions due by 12 p.m.                                                     July 3, 2024

·         Responses to questions received by deadline                     July 10, 2024

·         Proposals due by 12 p.m.                                                     July 24, 2024

·         Review, score, and select vendor(s)                                     July 24 – July 31, 2024


File Name Document Type File Type Download
Science_of_Reading_Evaluation_Audit_-_6.27.2024_ts_km RFP pdf Download
Science_of_Reading_Audit_-_Response_to_Questions_posed_070824 Q&A pdf Download