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9/1/2015

Remember requirement to observe Constitution Day on September 17

Each year on September 17, schools nationwide help students understand the U.S. Constitution and its significance by commemorating Constitution Day. Districts and schools receiving federal funds are required to plan an educational program celebrating Constitution Day. The department encourages schools to involve all students in grades K-12 in the celebration.


8/14/2015

Piloting Sign-Ups for the Updated Physical Education Evaluation

Many of you are aware that the Ohio Physical Education Standards have recently been updated. In addition, the required physical education evaluations have also been updated to reflect the revised standards and to incorporate feedback received from teachers throughout Ohio.

The revised physical education evaluations will be in effect during the 2016 – 2017 school year. If you are interested in piloting the evaluations and providing feedback for the 2015-16 school year on them prior to them going into effect, please sign-up below no later than September 9th.


1/16/2015

Connecting the Dots - Ohio’s New State Tests, Graduation Options and the Value-Added Model for High Schools, Science and Social Studies

Preparing for Ohio’s New State Tests, Graduation Options and the Value-Added Model for High Schools, Science and Social Studies