Ohio Department of Education Topic News


Know! The Link Between ADHD and Substance Abuse

Childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) places both boys and girls at an increased risk for teenage substance abuse (according to a large-scale study conducted by the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences).


EMIS Newsflash – March 21, 2014

Reporting of CTE Technical Assessments (GY) Now Allowed in March (D) Period
New Five Year Forecast Collection Request for FY14 Reporting
Updated FY14 March Reporting Collection Request – v2 Released Today
Updated FY13 March Reporting Collection Request – v2 Released Today


Know! Alert - Cough Syrup Abuse

In this Know! Alert we are warning teachers and school administrators about youth getting high on cough syrup. While young people abusing cough medicine is nothing new, is seems to have grown again in popularity, with one in 10 teens partaking nationwide.


Ohio Special Education Research Project: Implementation of Successful Practices for Students with Disabilities in Ohio Schools

The entire project is summarized in condensed Executive Summary format.


Know! The Teen Dating Bill of Rights

Do your students know what to expect from “dating” partners? Have you discussed with them the characteristics of healthy dating relationships? While it is easy to make light of adolescent boyfriend/girlfriend relationships, it may be a risky notion; as statistics show that one in three teens experience an abusive dating relationship prior to high school graduation.

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