During the 2011-2012 school year, Ohio began using the new Four-Year Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate, which is mandated for all states by the United States Department of Education, to evaluate LEAs and buildings.
The My Educator Profile tool allows users to apply for new and renewal licenses online. The process also provides a secure environment for educators to update their demographic data and pay licensure fees online using a credit card.
Technology Readiness Tool for participating districts and schools
The following are handouts from a recent gathering of Educational Service Center superintendents and other education stakeholders:
In response to reports of irregular student attendance, enrollment and withdrawal practices within multiple school districts and a statewide concern over the integrity of the Ohio Department of Education’s (ODE) accountability and reporting system, the Auditor of State’s Office completed an audit in accordance with Ohio Revised Code Section 117.11. This audit includes an objective review and assessment of ODE’s accountability policies, procedures and data, and local school district attendance, enrollment, withdrawal and reporting practices.