Ohio Department of Education Topic News


October 13, 2015 Resident Educator program update posted

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.


EMIS Newsflash – October 8, 2015

FY16 Student (S) Retention Collection Closing Friday


Guidance now available to help districts verify all coaching permit trainings

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: 


Ohio’s Accessibility Manual now available

Ohio’s Accessibility Manual is a comprehensive policy document providing information about the accessibility features of Ohio’s State Tests for grades 3-8 and high school in English language arts, mathematics, science and social studies. 


Coaching permit terms changing for certain educators

There will be two new coaching (pupil activity) permits available to certain teachers and administrators who hold specific types of educator licenses beginning Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 14. If they need to get or renew coaching permits, each of these educators will request a new permit with either a four-year or five-year term, depending upon the applicant’s educator license. Permits with three-year terms will remain in place for other applicants. 

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