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Public recognition comes rarely for school support personnel, but back-to-school season last fall provided a windfall of publicity for school bus drivers, bus attendants and cafeteria workers in southwestern Florida.
Recommendations to reduce the number and hours of state tests begin a conversation that must delve deeper into whether tests are being used appropriately. Read the recommendations and OFT's perspective.
Seeking to improve public education, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) recently introduced the SMART Act to streamline and improve testing practices, and the CORE Act to bridge the student achievement gap.
The Ohio Department of Education provides information for English language arts test accommodations on IEP and 504 plans in the new IEP or 504 Plan Decision-Making Tool.
Practice tests for end-of-year English language arts, performance-based tests for math and practice tests for social studies and science will be available later this month.
Following a new report detailing how Wall Street sold toxic deals to school districts and municipalities that are costing communities billions in fees, interest and other payments, educators, parents, community members and local officials have joined together for a Day of Action in cities across the country.