Data firm opposes use of value added for evaluations
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OFT-staffed schools earn honors. Ohio's Educator Standards Board stands up for teachers.
Last-minute amendment hijacks bill by pushing privatization; accountability needed for online charters. See what your legislators did this week.
What does the value-added measure really mean? Do legislators understand it? Learn about new legislation on value added.
Plan to join our May 5 tele town hall on ESSA. Sign up for ESSA resources. State board moves ahead with superintendent finalists.
Senate bill aims to deal with potentially violent students.
Conference seeks career tech educators. Berea, Beachwood named Best Communities for Music. Have you shared your expertise on how to use ESSA to improve education?
What happens to 'highly qualified teacher' under ESSA? Does a 'consistently high performing teacher' exist? Learn about these topics and two opportunities for professional development.
Legislators want to increase class size and fine parents for truant students. An attack on teachers who talk about a student's right to opt out of testing is stalled.
OFT opposes bill to let districts create different standards, evaluations, curriculum