Welcome to the RISE Website

Welcome to SY22-23! The RISE team hopes your year is off to a great start. Later this Fall, we will be sharing more opportunities for the school year.

Jump to RISE Opportunities one-pagers by Role:

Check out these quick links! 



  • Have a question about RISE stipends? Answers to eligibility and payout timeline questions can be found at the RISE website here.

  • RISE PLPs were completed by all RISE educators on October 28, 2022. Learn more by joining: https://dcps.instructure.com/enroll/RFWGE8 


What is RISE?

RISE — Rigorous Instruction Supports Equity — works to cultivate, support, and invest in DCPS teachers, assistant principals, and principals at RISE schools. At its core, RISE is about honoring educators as professionals and providing opportunities to learn and grow.

DCPS has several current programs under RISE, and will be developing more over the next few school years: