The Ohio Department of Education is offering an expedited one-time renewal opportunity to all master teachers whose designations have expired or will expire by June 30, 2016. In making this provision available, the department recognizes that many master teachers are due for renewal for the first time (since the program began about five years ago). We wish to recognize how important it is for these Ohio’s teacher-leaders to maintain their designation.
A new edition of the Resident Educator Program Update, posted here, provides important information for program coordinators, school leaders, mentors, facilitators and resident educators.
Inside readers will find articles regarding CORE registration, the mentoring years, the RESA, and deadlines and important dates.
Thanks to all who are supporting Ohio’s teachers through this important program.
On Oct. 14, school district e-signers will begin confirming that applicants for coaching permits have valid trainings or certifications in all four required areas. To assist with these efforts, the department has prepared a guidance document:
A new edition of the Resident Educator Program Update, available online here, provides important information for program coordinators, mentors, facilitators and resident educators. Inside readers will find articles regarding the summative assessment, CORE reporting – as well as new training programs for prospective instructional mentors.
The first edition of the online Licensure Update newsletter provides information for those who are involved with educator licensure in school districts, particularly electronic signers who review and approve license applications. Suggestions for future topics may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.