Office of Ombuds Handbook
The Center for Equity and Social Justice (CESJ) and the Office of the Organizational Ombuds
The APS Center for Equity and Social Justice (APS CESJ) was established in 2020 as the district’s first office devoted solely to advancing equity in education. The creation of the CESJ is part of the district’s overall commitment to keep equity at the forefront and help shift how we think about issues and make decisions.
The Office of the Organizational Ombuds supports the work of the CESJ and the needs of stakeholders by elevating processes and procedures to: