Posted in March 2013

ODE recommends teachers practice this year writing SLOs

ODE recommends teachers practice this year writing SLOs

Recent calls and social media inquiries to ODE suggest that many teachers are confused about when they have to begin writing Student Learning Objectives, one form of student growth measure being used in the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System. Contrary to rumor, ODE is not requiring that all teachers write at least one Student Learning Objective … Continue reading

New portal offers more convenient access to many data tools

New portal offers more convenient access to many data tools

ODE has launched the Data Tools Portal, which provides access to dozens of data resources tracking school improvement and student progress. Using this portal, administrators, teachers and parents can find resources organized by questions they may want to answer. The portal contains student achievement, school finance, career technical education, and early childhood and K-12 assessment … Continue reading