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6/12/2017

Upcoming WorkKeys Changes – WorkKeys 2.0

On June 1, ACT released a new version of the WorkKeys assessment. This new version has several significant changes, including different assessment names, items and scoring scales. Currently, the updated WorkKeys assessment is only available online, and retesting on the new version will not be available until the vendor releases multiple forms. This version will be available to Ohio schools through the WorkKeys’ testing portal for Ohio on Oct. 1.


2/13/2017

CTE middle school validation process to use new LMS starting 2/14

The middle school validation process will migrate to the new LMS beginning February 14th at 1pm.


2/1/2017

UPDATE: Butler Tech/Ross High School IT program places in national top 10

Information Technology students at Butler Tech / Ross High School are developing a public safety app that has placed in the top ten in the national Solve for Tomorrow competition sponsored by Samsung.


11/22/2016

Revised Workforce Development Teacher Prep Competencies now available

ODE has released revised teacher competencies for Career-Tech workforce development for 2017.