On November 19, SECC staff facilitated a meeting with SEA staff from NCDPI and SEA staff from the South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE). The meeting was attended by the director of the Federal Monitoring Support Division, the School Improvement Grant/Priority School coordinator, the District and School Transformation lead, program manager for District and School Transformation, and the assistant director for District and School Transformation from NCDPI. In addition, staff from the Office of School Transformation and the Lead for School Transformation, SIG/Priority/Focus and Choice director were in attendance. The meeting was scheduled at the request of SCDE staff to gather information regarding models of school improvement, comprehensive needs assessments, coaching strategies and protocols, and the use of Indistar. An additional meeting was held to request information from NCDPI staff to identify possible data available for the SIG resource analysis that is part of the sustainability planning in the Year 3 project.