The Ohio Department of Education has recently initiated changes to the assessments that are needed for PK–12 educator licensure. The NEW Ohio Assessments for Educators (OAE) will be aligned with appropriate state and national standards.
Public input opportunity for IDEA reauthorization open through March 14
Regional Meetings for Public Feedback on Revising the Operating Standards for Students with Disabilities
It is with great enthusiasm that the Office for Exceptional Children (OEC) announces that Ohio has been awarded the State Personnel Development Grant (SPDG) for 2012 through 2017.
April Siegel-Green, Director of Exceptional Children for Chardon Local Schools in Chardon, Ohio since 2007 was presented with the inaugural Kathe Shelby Leadership Award by Sue Zake, Director of the Office for Exceptional Children, Ohio Department of Education, at Ohio’s Special Education Leadership Conference Award luncheon on September 23, 2012. Other nominees for the Award were also honored at the luncheon.