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2022-2023 List of Approved Assessments for Dyslexia Screening Announced

The Ohio Department of Education announces the posting of the 2022-2023 List of Approved Assessments for Optional Universal Dyslexia Screening.


Temporary Substitute Teaching Licenses

Beginning Aug. 1, the Department will begin accepting applications for the new 1 Year Temporary Non-Bachelor's Substitute Teaching License. This will allow schools and districts to begin employing individuals seeking this credential if they meet certain conditions.


New Licensure Options for Returning Educators

New licensure options for returning educators address staffing shortages.


Department seeks educators to help develop Ohio’s State Tests by participating on assessment committees

The Ohio Department of Education is now accepting applications for participants to serve on Content Advisory and Rubric Validation committees for Ohio’s State Tests. Ohio’s educators, content specialists and other stakeholders play a vital role in creating valid and reliable assessments by serving on these committees.


Reinstatement Licenses

The Ohio Department of Education has a new licensure option for professional educators with lapsed licenses.