Superintendents, principals and other administrators who have responsibility for making decisions associated with student growth measures are strongly encouraged to register for an essential half-day training session, which will be conducted by educational service centers from Feb. 6 through March. The training will help administrators meet milestones on the evaluation timeline for the next few months, especially the legal requirements for completing teacher evaluations by May 1 and preparing written reports of the evaluations by May 10.
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.
Guidance is now available concerning promotion opportunities for students impacted by the Third Grade Reading Guarantee. This resource can be found here.
The Ohio Department of Education is continuing to work on solutions to technical issues that are preventing many users from being able to accesreportcard.education.ohio.gov/Pages/Download-Data.aspxs all areas of the new Ohio School Report Card site.
The Reading Improvement and Monitoring Plan Template for use in conjunction with the Third Grade Reading Guarantee is now available under "Teacher Resources."