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5/1/2017

May 8 begins National PTA Teacher Appreciation Week!

May 8 begins National PTA Teacher Appreciation Week, with May 9 being National Teacher Appreciation Day. There are more than 190,000 licensed teachers in Ohio. Many are at work this very day teaching Ohio’s 1.6 million students the knowledge and skills they’ll need to succeed in higher education, jobs and life.

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5/1/2017

Medical waiver requests due May 21

Although all students are expected to take part in state tests, there may be a rare circumstance in which a student cannot take one or more assessments during the testing window dates, including makeup dates, because of a medical emergency. In such cases, a district must submit an application for a medical emergency waiver.

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5/1/2017

District policy must address excessive absences and truancy in 2017-2018 school year

In December 2016, the Ohio General Assembly passed House Bill 410 to encourage and support a preventative approach to excessive absences and truancy. Beginning with the 2017-2018 school year, several changes take effect.

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5/1/2017

Start Talking!

More than 130 students took part in the Start Recording/Start Talking! contest, creating videos to offer tips on starting conversations about substance abuse prevention. Watch the winning videos submitted by students in Genoa Area High School, Marion L. Steele High School and Upper Sandusky High School.

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5/1/2017

Nominate your teachers to receive a call for Teacher Appreciation Week

Next Monday, May 8, in celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, U.S. Department of Education staff will call teachers throughout the country to say thank you. The U.S. Department of Education would welcome your nomination of teachers to receive a call.

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