Posted in November 2012

Statewide Education Conference Breakout Videos, Summaries Now Available

ODE has posted video recordings of five key sessions from Ohio’s early November Statewide Education Conference. Click below to open each recording, housed on ODE’s YouTube channel, OhDeptEd. Ohio’s Student Learning Objectives Process; The Third Grade Reading Guarantee; Ohio’s Next Generation of Assessments; Can Teacher Evaluation Improve Teaching?; and BYO Technology: What Works and What … Continue reading

Ohio Graduation Test to Go Away

Ohio Graduation Test to Go Away

The Ohio Board of Regents (OBR), the State Board of Education and the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) have reached an agreement that will end the Ohio Graduation Test. Starting in 2014-2015, the OGT will be replaced  with a nationally standardized college readiness test and end-of-course/year exams in English I, II and III; Algebra I; … Continue reading

Free Digital Resources Support Third Grade Reading Guarantee

INFOhio’s digital resource collection, available to all schools at no charge, offers many tools to help students meet the requirements for the Third Grade Reading Guarantee. Among them are the Early World of Learning and Searchasaurus. The Early World of Learning offers students in Grades K-3 narrated stories, interactive reading games and leveled reading practice. … Continue reading