Ohio Department of Education Topic News


Know! To Recognize and Respond to Bullying

ThinkstockPhotos-521086056-1.jpgBullying touches the lives of at least one out of every four children in the U.S. In this year alone, approximately 13 million youth, from preschool to high school, will experience it. Yet, many parents do not even know their child is a victim. One study revealed that as many as 64 percent of youth who were bullied did not tell a parent, teacher or any other adult about it. Will your child be one of them? Would you recognize it and know how to respond?


EMIS Newsflash – September 19, 2019

Ohio EVAAS Site to Be Updated on October 3
Reminder: September/October 2019 ODE ITC EMIS Trainings Start Soon
September/October 2019 ODE ITC EMIS Training – Skype
Save the Date! November 2019 ODE ITC EMIS Training Dates


EMIS Newsflash – September 17, 2019

Data Appeal Window Open for 2019 Funding Data
Data Review Open for 2019 Financial Data
Data Appeal Window Open for 2019 Financial Data


Know! What’s Happening at Friday Night Football Games

ThinkstockPhotos-139983127-1.jpgThe idea of sneaking alcohol into a football stadium is nothing new. Encourage students to find their personal motivation for being alcohol-free. They may attribute it to academics, sports, friendships, appearance, health or not wanting to disappoint their parents. Regardless, students will feel better equipped and more confident in saying ‘no’ if they have thought about it ahead of time.


Know! Alert: E-Cigarettes Aren’t Safe

GettyImages-1139113177.jpgTeen vaping and e-cigarette use have reached epidemic proportions. Despite claims of how “safe” they are by those selling them, they’re putting people into emergency rooms and hospitals across the nation. As of Aug. 30, one person has died and more than 200 cases of vaping-related lung illnesses have been reported although some estimates place the illness total much higher, even as high as 300. In one case, doctors medically induced a coma and hooked someone up to a ventilator.

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