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6/4/2014

Summary of Key Points of the Mid-Biennium Review

On June 4, the Ohio General Assembly passed the Mid-Biennium Review, which contains a variety of key education measures.   This analysis, prepared by the Ohio Legislative Service Commission, includes summaries of the provisions that will become law when signed by Gov. Kasich. The column “As Reported by Conference Committee” represents the version that was passed by the General Assembly June 4.

 


12/30/2013

Secure Portal for Schools to Submit Safety Plans Now Online

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Superintendent of Public Instruction Richard A. Ross announced that Ohio schools may now submit school safety plans via a secure online portal. The portal is one of the many recommendations of the School Safety Task Force which have been implemented.


11/15/2013

PBIS Training Module Videos Available

A five-part PBIS training video series is available on the ODE web.


3/7/2012

It's tornado season. Is your school prepared?

Tornadoes are most likely to occur in Ohio during April through July between the hours of 2 and 10 p.m. A tornado – or severe weather that can give rise to tornadoes – This year's early Ohio tornadoes demonstrate that they can happen any time and any place.