State Board Statement on Curriculum Recommendations
Pursuant to ORC 3301.079(B)(3) and 3313.60, it is the responsibility of Ohio’s local boards of education to vet and approve curriculum and educational materials for use in the public schools within their district.
The use of any materials posted or linked to on the Ohio Department of Education website, including materials within Ohio’s Learning Standards or Appendices or any state model curricula or other educational resource material, is entirely up to the discretion of each local board of education.
American Sign Language interpreting for the Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing
American Sign Language interpreting for the Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing may be requested by emailing ASLrequest@education.ohio.gov.
In the email, please include the day and timeframe you will attend or view the board meeting (For example: Tuesday, 3/7/21 9:00am-11:00am). Please make requests two weeks in advance if possible. For requests with less notice, we will make every attempt to secure an interpreter, subject to scheduling availability.