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Ohio to Host Eleventh Every Student Succeeds Act Webinar

The Ohio Department of Education will host the eleventh in a series of webinars to cover focus areas within the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). ESSA provides states, districts and schools greater flexibility to use Title I funds to support school improvement, but states have a mandate to ensure that low-performing schools are identified and receive additional supports to accelerate student achievement.

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Dustin Weaver Named 2017 Ohio Teacher of the Year

When Dustin Weaver teaches English classes at Chillicothe High School, everyone listens, including students, administrators, fellow teachers and aspiring teachers from college education classes. His passion for making teaching engaging and effective, and his dedication to students are two of many reasons why Weaver received the title Ohio Teacher of the Year today at his alma mater.

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2016 Ohio School Report Cards Released

Today the Ohio Department of Education released the annual Ohio School Report Cards.

Users can find the grades and other data for all schools and districts, including community and other schools, at

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Ohio School Report Cards to be Released

Ohio is back on its regular schedule and the 2016 Ohio School Report Cards are expected to be released on Thursday, Sept. 15.

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Philanthropy Ohio Urges Community Members to Participate in Regional ESSA Stakeholder Meetings

Philanthropy Ohio and the Ohio Department of Education encourage educators, funders, parents, students and community members to engage in regional meetings to share thoughts and perspectives on the state’s plan to implement the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

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