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6/12/2014

Phase One of “print-your-own license” feature begins

Another improvement with the My Educator Profile online licensing system is now in place, allowing any educator who has an “issued” or currently valid credential to download and save a copy of the corresponding license, certificate or permit in PDF format and print it from his or her own computer. To access this feature, the licensed educator is to log into SAFE, access ODE CORE and the My Educator Profile System. The license will be accessible to the educator through the My Credentials section.

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6/12/2014

Deadline for submitting reimbursement requests for School Security Grant Program is Sept. 15

The Ohio School Facilities Commission is now in the reimbursement phase of the first round of the school security grant program. To date, the commission has reimbursed 716 entrance security grants and 253 emergency communications grants.

The deadline to submit reimbursement requests is Sept. 15, 2014. The supporting information that accompanies the reimbursement request must include the invoice(s) and proof of payment. Please submit all of your eligible expenses at one time when you request reimbursement. There is only one reimbursement per grant—additional expenses submitted later will not be reimbursed.

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6/4/2014

From the Superintendent

House Bill 362 passed the Ohio legislature yesterday, bringing changes to the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System. These changes allow teachers, schools and districts increased flexibility as they work through the evaluation process. This legislation will be effective for the 2014-2015 school year, so your district can choose to take advantage of these changes as early as this August.

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6/4/2014

Deadlines and Dates

Approaching deadlines or important dates mentioned in previous editions of EdConnection.

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6/4/2014

Register for regional Instructional Improvement System meetings

In this session, schools currently implementing the Thinkgate IIS will share successes and challenges. Additionally, participants will receive information about the future development of new features and the content they can expect to see.

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6/4/2014

Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center hosts 2014 Annual Administrative Leadership Conference

The Mid-Ohio ESC is hosting the 2014 Annual Administrative Leadership Conference, Leadership Matters: Modeling a Culture of Learning, on Aug. 6-7 in Mansfield.

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5/28/2014

From the Superintendent

Yesterday, I emailed a letter about a new Ohio initiative to strengthen school safety plans and keep our students safer. Almost all of Ohio’s 4,000 schools have submitted a school safety plan as required by state law, and I appreciate the time you have spent on those plans. But a recent review showed that many could be strengthened to help schools save more lives in the event of an emergency. That’s why I’m asking for your help.

My earlier letter asked you to fill out an assessment tool with important questions about your school safety plan. This will help the state’s Center for P-20 Safety and Security and the Ohio Department of Public Safety - Office of Homeland Security work directly with you to improve your plan if it appears there are additional things you should include.

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