Memorandum 2013-1 notified districts that an agreed upon IEP can no longer serve as prior written notice (PWN) to families.
The Center for Instructional Supports and Accessible Materials (CISAM) has just released a new online training opportunity, CISAM AIM Training Series (CATS), that provides information for the implementation of accessible instructional materials (AIM). The series is broken into 5 modules for easy access to specific AIM-related information.
The K-3 Literacy Measure will appear on Ohio’s A-F Report Card in 2014. This grade answers the question—are more students learning to read in Kindergarten through third grade? The 2014 report card will report some results. The 2015 report card will display one grade for Kindergarten through Grade 3.
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.
ODE is pleased to announce that we have released two new online instructional modules that address Ohio’s English Language Arts and Mathematics Content Standards-Extended.