The Career-Technical Education Middle Grades Waiver form is now available. The waiver is accessible through the SAFE account. The district will have access to the form through the account linked to the Superintendent or Superintendent Designee. Here are the steps to completing the form:
Access the SAFE account at: https://safe.ode.state.oh.us/portal
Click on the “Forms” link
Fill out the CTE Middle Grades Waiver FY2016. Make sure that you answer all questions and upload the board resolution.
Middle grades CTE waivers must be completed yearly. The deadline for completing this year’s waiver is September 30, 2015. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Office of Career-Technical Education at 614-466-3430.
Reminder: September 30 is the deadline for completing the on-line validation process for teaching Career-Technical Education in middle grades for FY16. Details can be found at http://education.ohio.gov/Media/Ed-Connection/June-1-2015/Validation-process-for-career-technical-education. The on-line validation process will re-open April 2016 for FY17.
The Ohio Department of Education career-technical education middle school validation process is now operational. The instructions for teachers to sign up for this process can be found here.
The Ohio Department of Education has updated the Career-Technical Education form for districts to request a correction in data submitted to the department. Please use this form to report EMIS errors that warrant an override. It is available for immediate use here.
The Ohio Department of Education has updated the Teacher Eligibility Verification form (CTE-37) for career-technical education. It is available for immediate use here.