Educator Licenses News

Ohio Department of Education Topic News


June 2016 edition of the Licensure Update is published

The latest issue features important tips and reminders to help electronic signers with their review of licensure applications. Click here to view the articles.


Guidance now available to help districts verify all coaching permit trainings

On Oct. 14, school district e-signers will begin confirming that applicants for coaching permits have valid trainings or certifications in all four required areas. To assist with these efforts, the department has prepared a guidance document: 


Feb. 27, 2015 Licensure Update online newsletter published

The first edition of the online Licensure Update newsletter provides information for those who are involved with educator licensure in school districts, particularly electronic signers who review and approve license applications. Suggestions for future topics may be sent to