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1/21/2015

State Achievement Assessments Waiver for Members of the Ohio Innovation Lab Network and STEM schools

Guidance and Instructions for Submitting Waiver Requests 


1/20/2015

Department of Education Recommends Reduction in Testing

The amount of time students spend on testing can be reduced by nearly 20 percent under recommendations made today by the state superintendent of public instruction as part of a comprehensive report.


1/16/2015

Connecting the Dots - Ohio’s New State Tests, Graduation Options and the Value-Added Model for High Schools, Science and Social Studies

Preparing for Ohio’s New State Tests, Graduation Options and the Value-Added Model for High Schools, Science and Social Studies


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.