The department invites feedback by Oct. 14, 2016, from parents, school district personnel, community members, businesses and others interested in education on the proposal to keep two Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) rules for career-technical education as they are.
GCC becomes third career center to earn such recognition.
Stephanie Walton, student at Trumbull Career and Technical Center, was awarded the Aspirations in Computing Award from the National Center for Women & Information Technology.
As part of the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), all states are required to submit a combined workforce plan by March 2016.
The State Board of Education has approved the adoption of Ohio Standards for School Counselors. The Educator Standards Board and the department led the development of these standards this year per state law that also requires the State Board to adopt a standards-based framework for evaluating school counselors by May 31, 2016. By Sept. 30, 2016, each school district board of education must adopt a school counselor evaluation policy in accordance with the framework and state law.