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May 2012 Articles


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May 29, 2012 Issue

  • SB 316
  • USDOE seeking public comment on district RttT grants proposal
  • Online study group helps incorporate eBooks into the classroom
  • State Fair offers free admission to fourth-grade students and teachers
  • Summer training available for teaching Financial Literacy
  • Cincinnati hosts conference on Collaborating to Transform the Teaching Profession

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May 21, 2012 Issue

  • SB 316 testimony
  • Technology Readiness Tool (TRT) opens May 21
  • June 12 Webinar scheduled – Moving Forward Safe and Supportive Learning
  • Ohio Innovative Learning Environments conference to be held July 30 to Aug. 3
  • Applications for 2012 Chinese Bridge Delegation are due June 15
  • Register now for July Ohio Safe Schools Summit
  • 2012 Coordinated School Health Conference registration open now

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May 14, 2012 Issue

  • Budget bills
  • Next Generation Science Standards
  • Districts sought for dyslexia pilot for early screening and intervention services
  • Register now for Educator Evaluation Symposium
  • Free Assistive Technology conference scheduled June 2
  • Help stop prescription drug abuse in Ohio
  • Save the date for Ohio Parent Forum on Oct. 13
  • Advanced Placement (AP) Summer Workshops announced
  • Financial Literacy Steering Committee members recognized

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May 7, 2012 Issue

  • Teacher Appreciation Week
  • Gifted funding FAQ and list of allowable expenditures available
  • ODE offers ways to learn about the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System (OTES)
  • Podcast recognizes National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week, May 6-12
  • Students shine at 84th annual FFA State Convention
  • May 7-13 recognized as national Wanna Play Music Week

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