Blog Posts, Ohio Graduation Series

Operation Graduation: Get ready for Class of 2020

Ohio is in the midst of significant changes to high school graduation requirements.  This winter, the Ohio legislature approved new graduation options for the classes of 2019 and 2020, allowing more time for the State Board of Education and legislature to plan for the new requirements for the classes of 2021 and beyond.  Since the… Continue reading Operation Graduation: Get ready for Class of 2020

Blog Posts, Ohio Graduation Series

Successful and Not-So-Successful Strategies for Preparing Each Student for Success

For several years now, Ohio Local Report Cards have reflected progress (or sometimes lack thereof) on high school Prepared for Success indicators. The challenges schools face in raising their Prepared for Success performance are amplified when it comes to Ohio's new-but-not-fully implemented graduation standards: Not enough students have access to graduation pathways in which they… Continue reading Successful and Not-So-Successful Strategies for Preparing Each Student for Success

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Breaking Down Silos: Increased collaboration among secondary schools, colleges and government are key to student success

EEP Guide to Ohio’s New Graduation Requirements, PART 4. A guest post by Dr. Trista S. Linden-Warren. Last week, a public radio initiative out of Boston, On Campus, reported on Ohio’s progress increasing access to college in high school, also known as early college or dual enrollment. About a quarter of Ohio high school students have… Continue reading Breaking Down Silos: Increased collaboration among secondary schools, colleges and government are key to student success

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ODE analysis shows most of Class of 2018 were well on the way to graduation with two years to go

EEP Guide to Ohio's New Graduation Requirements, PART 3 An analysis of the Class of 2018’s performance on end-of-course exams through last spring makes maintaining Ohio’s overall graduation rate of 83 percent seem less out-of-reach than many of us previously thought. Two out of every three members of the Class of 2018 are highly likely… Continue reading ODE analysis shows most of Class of 2018 were well on the way to graduation with two years to go

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How to infuse industry credentials in traditional high schools

EnvisionEdPlus Guide to Ohio’s New Graduation Requirements, PART 2. A guest post by Samuel Caputo, Instructional Supervisor at the Mahoning County Educational Service Center. Our friends in Mahoning County are doing great work building college and career pathways within different school settings, including early colleges, traditional high schools and a career center. This work, aligned with… Continue reading How to infuse industry credentials in traditional high schools