The Ohio Department of Education is conducting regional meetings for physical education teachers. During these sessions, Ryan Eldridge, the department’s physical education consultant, will share updates to the website and how educators can provide feedback on topics such as the Wellness and Physical Education measures on the Ohio School Report Cards, physical education grade band evaluations and assessments, and more.
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The Aug. 29 edition of the Resident Educator Program Update provides important information for program coordinators. Inside, you will find tips for registering your resident educators beginning Sept. 1, news about an upcoming webinar Sept. 5 and activities to help resident educators prepare to take the summative assessment.
A PDF of this entire edition is available here. Thanks to all who are supporting Ohio’s teachers through this important program.
If you are looking for a short summary of what’s new for the Ohio Teacher Evaluation system this school year, see the 10 Tips document posted under resources here. The one-page document provides links to information explaining changes, as well as new and upcoming resources. Watch this “latest news” box for more information to come about student learning objectives and a new formula for compiling teacher and principal summative ratings.