The Reading Improvement and Monitoring Plan Template for use in conjunction with the Third Grade Reading Guarantee is now available under "Teacher Resources."
The Third Grade Reading Guarantee now requires that students in kindergarten through grade three take a reading diagnostic to determine if the student is reading at grade level.
Rigorous Reading Test Information to meet Third Grade Reading Guarantee Legislation
The Ohio General Assembly made changes in Senate Bill 21 to the Reading Guarantee. The Ohio Department of Education will distribute detailed guidance on these changes by the end of this month, June 2013. This document outlines the major changes made.
A Summary Report was developed to summarize the findings from each area of the onsite review and sent to the LEA. The summary report identifies findings of individual and systemic non-compliance with IDEA regulations of the LEA.