The Ohio Department of Education's Center for the Teaching Profession provides information on issues that impact the teaching profession such as licensure, professional development, academic content standards, teaching standards, resident educator information, evaluation, and professional conduct. Learn more.
Common Core State Standards represent the best effort so far to transform a patchwork quilt of state standards into one set of strong, consistent expectations for what all students should know and learn.
Response to Intervention practices are used most frequently to document and monitor the progress of general education students, to serve as an indicator of the need for early intervention, and to inform the development and evaluation of interventions. See how it works and how it is being used in
New documentation about student learning objectives and the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System (OTES) are now available.
The new Licensure Code of Professional Conduct brings a renewed focus on the behavior of educators in the course of their duties. Find out how it impacts you.
State law requires holders of permanent certificates and permanent non-tax certificates to complete an updated FBI background check every five years. Find out how to comply.