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Jul 28 2016 11:23AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - July 28, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for July 28, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS All-System Downtime fo...
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Jul 28 2016 11:02AM
Calendar REMINDER: 2016-17 Kindergarten Assessment Data Collection Trainings
To attend one of the following Kindergarten Assessment Data Collection trainings, register here. Tuesday, August 23, 2016: 2-4 PM PDT Thursday, September 22, 2016: 2-4 PM PDT You will receive a confirmation email with webinar information. Pl...
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Jul 27 2016 11:28AM
Calendar Important Dates for August and September 2016
Date Event July 21 - October 5 Report Validation Window for Preliminary School and District Report Card Ratings Detail PDFs July 28 - October 5 Report Validation Window for Preliminary School and District Report Card Summary PDFs ...
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Jul 27 2016 11:09AM
Calendar System Downtime for Upgrades
All-System Downtime for Upgrades The Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE), Test Delivery System (TDS), and the Online Reporting System will be offline to upgrade the systems for the 2016-2017 school year from 9 PM PT on Friday, July 29 throug...
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Jul 27 2016 10:40AM
Calendar Report Card Summary Webinar Rescheduled for Tuesday, August 2 at 2 PM
The video training webinar on the School and District Report Card Summary Reports has been rescheduled for Tuesday, August 2 at 2 PM. This webinar will focus on changes to the 2015-16 School and District Report Cards and Rating Detail Reports. A...
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Jul 22 2016 3:51PM
News Announcement Memo: Approved Salary Ranges for FDCH Sponsor Staff Effective August 1, 2016
July 22, 2016 TO: Sponsors of Family Day Care Homes RE: ODE CNP-Approved Salary Ranges for FDCH Sponsor Staff Effective August 1, 2016 Enclosed is the Oregon Department of Education Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) Approved CACFP FDCH Salar...
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Jul 21 2016 2:07PM
News Announcement School Nutrition Program Newsletter: July 18, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Click here to view this Newsletter. Inside this Issue… Page 1 -Reducing Student Exposure to L...
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Jul 21 2016 1:25PM
Calendar Assessment and Report Card Documents Posted on ODE website
There are new documents currently available on the Report Card Policy and Report Card Tools pages on the ODE public website: Report Card Policy School and District Report Card Appeals Process   - this document explains the process of sub...
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Jul 14 2016 10:51AM
News Announcement Requesting Feedback on Draft Health Education Standards and Performance Indicators
In its commitment to provide teachers with a standards-based educational system, the Oregon Department of Education (ODE), with assistance from stakeholders, has begun a review and revision of the Oregon Health Education Content Standards. In February...
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Jul 14 2016 10:19AM
News Announcement July 2016 ESD Payment Statements
Click July 2016 ESD Payment Statements to view the July 2016 ESD statements.
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Jul 14 2016 12:00AM
News Announcement July 2016 District Payment Statements
Click July 2016 District Payment Statements to view the July 2016 statements.
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Jul 12 2016 11:52AM
News Announcement Memo: Unpaid Meal Charges SP 47-2016 & SP 46-2016
July 12, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program and Special Milk Program RE: SP 47-2016: Unpaid Meal Charges: Clarification on Collection of Delinquent Meal Payments SP 46-2016: Unpaid Meal Charges: Local Meal Charge Po...
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Jul 12 2016 11:25AM
News Announcement Memo: Meal Support for Child and Adult Care Food Program Sponsors That Do Not Charge for Meals
Meal Support for Child and Adult Care Food Program Sponsors That Do Not Charge for Meals Free or reduced price meals are available to children meeting the approved eligibility criteria. Participants who are Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (T...
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Jul 11 2016 2:39PM
News Announcement Memo: Meal Support for Child and Adult Care Food Program Sponsors That Do Charge for Meals
Meal Support for Child and Adult Care Food Program Sponsors That Do Charge for Meals Free or reduced price meals are available to children meeting the approved eligibility criteria. Participants who are Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (T...
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Jul 11 2016 12:00AM
News Announcement Memo: The Use of Share Tables in Child Nutrition Programs SP 41-2016; SFSP 15-2016; CACFP 13-2016
July 11, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the Child Nutrition Programs using Cafeteria Style Meal Service RE: The Use of Share Tables in Child Nutrition Programs SP 41-2016; SFSP 15-2016; CACFP 13-2016 Action Required Enclosed is a policy memo...
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Jul 8 2016 11:30AM
News Announcement Memo: Draft Tool for Local Agency Procurement Reviews for School Food Authorities in SY 2016-17 SP 45-2016
July 8, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program and Special Milk Program RE: Draft Tool for Local Agency Procurement Reviews for School Food Authorities in SY 2016-17 SP 45-2016 Action Required Enclosed is a polic...
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Jul 8 2016 11:27AM
News Announcement Memo: Ensuring Access to Free and Reduced Price School Meals for Low-Income Students SP 43-2016
July 8, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program and Special Milk Program RE: Ensuring Access to Free and Reduced Price School Meals for Low-Income Students SP 43-2016 Action Required Enclosed is a policy memo issu...
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Jul 8 2016 9:39AM
Calendar School and District Report Card Appeals Due to ODE on August 10, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education (ODE) will consider appeals regarding (a) accountability data displayed on the 2015-16 school and district report cards. Appeals are due to ODE no later than Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at 5 PM. More information abo...
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Jul 7 2016 2:50PM
News Announcement Educational Supports and Developmental Assets Committee
Educational Supports and Developmental Assets Committee Thursday, July 14, 2016 101 SW Main St., Suite 500 Portland, OR 97204 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The Educational Supports and Developmental Assets Committee of the Youth Deve...
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Jul 7 2016 1:11PM
Calendar Important Dates for July and August 2016
Date Event July 1 Collection Window Closes for Discipline Incidents 2015-16 July 7 - 15 Data Collection Audit Review Window for Class Roster 2015-16 July 7 - August 12 Report Validation Window for Freshman On-Track 2015-16 ...
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Jul 7 2016 10:00AM
News Announcement African American/Black Student Success Plan Grants Awarded
Congratulations to the recipients of the African American/Black Student Success Plan grant! The review team evaluated a total of 10 grant proposals. The proposals were reviewed by a highly diverse committee of 15 individuals, including eight external r...
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Jul 6 2016 8:26AM
News Announcement July 2016 Social Sciences Teacher Update Released
In the Oregon Social Sciences Teacher Update #155 you will read about professional development opportunities, teacher and student competitions and awards, and much more. To learn about subscribing to the Social Sciences Teacher Update, please vi...
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Jul 5 2016 4:58PM
News Announcement Youth Development Council Workforce Committee Meeting
Youth Development Council Workforce Committee Meeting Tuesday, July 12, 2016 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Room 167-A Oregon State Capitol 900 Court St NE Salem, OR 97301 AND Youth Development Council Special Phone Meeting ...
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Jun 30 2016 11:45AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - June 30, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for June 30, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS No articles this week ...
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Jun 30 2016 11:25AM
News Announcement Revised 2016-17 ESD Estimates as of June 30, 2016
Click Revised 2016-17 ESD Estimates as of June 30, 2016 to view the latest ESD estimates.
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Jun 30 2016 11:23AM
News Announcement Revised 2016-17 ADMw Breakouts as of June 29, 2016
Click Revised 2016-17 ADMw Breakouts as of June 29, 2016 to view the latest ADMw breakouts.
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Jun 30 2016 10:53AM
News Announcement PSAT, SAT, & Aspire Essential Skills
On Thursday, June 23, the Oregon State Board of Education adopted the following cut scores for demonstrating proficiency in the Essential Skills. These cut scores (also known as achievement standards) can be applied for students who have test scores ...
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Jun 30 2016 10:43AM
Calendar OAKS Online Partials and Key Dates for Summer 2016
OAKS Online Science and Social Sciences partial test records (any test where the student completed one or more questions, but never finished the test) are currently available in the Student Centered Staging, Accountability Warehouse Extract (AWE) and...
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Jun 30 2016 10:36AM
Calendar Class Roster Audit and Review Period
The Class Roster collection’s Audit and Review window will open Thursday, July 7 (at 1 PM) and will close Friday, July 15 at 11:59 PM. Every district should log into their Class Roster collection to view their audits, which can be found under Error ...
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Jun 30 2016 10:30AM
Calendar Annual Cumulative ADM 2015-16 Closing July 11, 2016
The 2015-16 Annual Cumulative ADM collection will close at 11:59 PM on July 11, 2016. This collection will reopen on July 21, 2016 for audit review. Training for this collection has been posted to the Video Training website at: https://district.ode.s...
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Jun 30 2016 12:00AM
News Announcement Revised 2016-17 District Estimates as of June 29, 2016
Click Revised 2016-17 District Estimates as of June 29, 2016 to view the latest district estimates.
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Jun 29 2016 8:33AM
News Announcement Memo: Statements Supporting Accommodations for Children with Disabilities in the Child Nutrition Programs SP 32-2015; SFSP 15-2015; CACFP 13-2015
June 29, 2016 TO: Sponsors of Child Nutrition Programs RE: Statements Supporting Accommodations for Children with Disabilities in the Child Nutrition Programs SP 32-2015; SFSP 15-2015; CACFP 13-2015       &...
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Jun 27 2016 3:34PM
News Announcement Regional STEM Hub Program Expansion Grant (STEM Hub Cohort 2)
We are pleased to announce the release of the Regional STEM Hub – Program Expansion Grant for Cohort 2 STEM Hubs. This grant is intended to continue to build capacity and address the urgency to address student academic success in CTE and STEM educatio...
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Jun 24 2016 12:00PM
News Announcement Memo: Q&As on the Final Rule “Professional Standards for State and Local School Nutrition Programs Personnel as Required by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010” SP 38-2016
June 24, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program RE: Q&As on the Final Rule “Professional Standards for State and Local School Nutrition Programs Personnel as Required by the Healthy, Hunger-Free K...
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Jun 24 2016 11:49AM
News Announcement Memo: Meaningful Access for Persons with Limited English Proficiency (LEP) in the School Meal Programs: Guidance and Q&As SP 37-2016 Action Required
June 24, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program RE: Meaningful Access for Persons with Limited English Proficiency (LEP) in the School Meal Programs: Guidance and Q&As SP 37-2016 Action Required...
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Jun 24 2016 9:58AM
News Announcement Memo: State Agency Prior Approval Process for SFA Equipment Purchases SP 39-2016; SFSP 13-2016; CACFP 11-2016
June 24, 2016 TO: Sponsors of Child Nutrition Programs RE: State Agency Prior Approval Process for SFA Equipment Purchases SP 39-2016; SFSP 13-2016; CACFP 11-2016        Action Required Enclosed is ...
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Jun 24 2016 7:47AM
News Announcement Memo: Updated Guidance: Contracting with Food Service Management Companies SP 40-2016; CACFP 12-2016; SFSP 14-2016
June 24, 2016 TO: Sponsors of Child Nutrition Programs RE: Updated Guidance: Contracting with Food Service Management Companies SP 40-2016; CACFP 12-2016; SFSP 14-2016        Action Required Enclose...
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Jun 23 2016 3:53PM
News Announcement USDA Food Distribution Program Service Fee Refund June 2016
The Oregon Department of Education USDA Food Distribution Program is issuing a service fee refund for the 2015-16 school year. Please click here to see the announcement.
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Jun 23 2016 11:59AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - June 23, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for June 23, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS Oregon Will Not Rate S...
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Jun 23 2016 11:39AM
News Announcement Assessment & Accountability Update Feedback Survey
There are no new A&A Updates during the month of July. During that time, we would like to use your input to improve upon our current newsletter and better meet your needs. The five-question survey is located here and should take less than 5 minutes t...
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Jun 22 2016 11:37AM
News Announcement Oregon Will Not Rate Schools in 2015-16
Background In December 2015, President Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which replaces No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and offers states greater flexibility in the areas of assessment, accountability, school improvement, and educator ...
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Jun 22 2016 10:47AM
Calendar Kindergarten Assessment Data Collection Trainings 2016-17
Kindergarten Assessment data collection window is August 11 - October 31, 2016. There are three Kindergarten Assessment collections: Approaches to Learning, Early Literacy, and Early Mathematics. ODE will host two optional data collection webinar tra...
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Jun 22 2016 10:43AM
Calendar Preliminary 2016-17 Oregon Accessibility Manual (OAM) Posting
Final Accessibility Supports for the Smarter Balanced Assessments will be decided on July 1. The Preliminary 2016-17 Oregon Accessibility Manual will be posted here soon after.
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Jun 22 2016 10:33AM
News Announcement Comparison Group Reports for 2014-2015
Socioeconomic status (SES) Ranks and Comparison Groups for the 2014-15 Oregon Statewide Assessment results for English language arts and mathematics (grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 11), and science (grades 5, 8, and 11) are now available online at http...
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Jun 22 2016 10:27AM
Calendar Class Roster Collection Closes Monday, June 27 at 11:59 PM
The Class Roster Collection will close at 11:59 PM on Monday, June 27. The purpose of the Class Roster Collection is to link teachers and students with their instructional courses. Collecting these data makes it possible to identify which students an...
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Jun 20 2016 11:36AM
News Announcement Memo: 2016-2017 Confidential Income Statements (CIS) and Income Eligibility Guidelines - Child and Adult Care Food Program - Sponsors of Family Day Care Homes
June 20, 2016 TO: Sponsors of Family Day Care Homes RE: 2016-2017 Confidential Income Statements (CIS) and Income Eligibility Guidelines - Child and Adult Care Food Program Action Required Effective July 1, 2016, Child and Adult Care Food Pr...
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Jun 20 2016 11:34AM
News Announcement Memo: 2016-2017 Confidential Income Statements (CIS) and Income Eligibility Guidelines - Child and Adult Care Food Program - Centers
June 20, 2016 TO: Sponsors of Child Care Centers, Head Start, and Outside-School-Hours Centers RE: 2016-2017 Confidential Income Statements (CIS) and Income Eligibility Guidelines - Child and Adult Care Food Program Action Required Effective...
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Jun 20 2016 11:29AM
News Announcement Memo: 2016-2017 Confidential Income Statements (CIS) and Income Eligibility Guidelines - Child and Adult Care Food Program
June 20, 2016 TO: Sponsors of Adult Day Care Centers RE: 2016-2017 Confidential Income Statements (CIS) and Income Eligibility Guidelines - Child and Adult Care Food Program Action Required Effective July 1, 2016, Child and Adult Care Food P...
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Jun 20 2016 8:40AM
News Announcement School Nutrition Programs Newsletter: June 20, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Annual Training and Program Agreement Renewal Reminder ODE & USDA Policy Memos New Oregon Farm to...
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Jun 17 2016 9:10AM
News Announcement Memo: Payment Process for the Elimination of the Reduced Price Payment for Breakfast and Lunch
June 20, 2016 RE: Payment Process for the Elimination of the Reduced Price Payment for Breakfast and Lunch The 2015 Oregon Legislature appropriated funds to reimburse school districts for each breakfast and lunch provided free of charge...
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Jun 17 2016 9:02AM
News Announcement CANCELLED - African American/Black Student Success Plan Advisory Group Meeting
The Oregon Department of Education meeting of the African American/Black Student Success Plan Advisory Group on Friday, June 17, 2016, has been cancelled. Once the new meeting date is confirmed, we will send out a notice with the new date and time. ...
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Jun 16 2016 11:39AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - June 16, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for June 16, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS ODE/COSA Summer Assess...
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Jun 15 2016 1:34PM
Calendar Preparing for 2016 School and District Report Cards
Preliminary school and district Report Cards and Detail sheets will be posted in the Achievement Data Insight (ADI) application on the district secure website Thursday, July 21 for the first preview. The purpose of preliminary reports is to provide a...
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Jun 14 2016 6:53PM
Calendar Student Centered Staging, Secure Assessment Reports and Accountability Warehouse Extract (AWE) Applications Alert - June 14, 2016
Student Centered Staging and Secure Assessment Reports for 2015-2016 will be reopened on June 15 at 9 AM. The Accountability Warehouse Extract is open, but processing of some test records did not complete by the earlier scheduled time of 9 AM on June...
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Jun 14 2016 9:25AM
Calendar Student Centered Staging & Secure Assessment Reports Applications Alert - June 14, 2016
Student Centered Staging and Secure Assessment Reports were scheduled to open today (June 14) at 9 AM, but there was an issue with processing of some test records over the weekend, and we are still working to fix the problem. We will send out another...
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Jun 10 2016 9:00AM
News Announcement USDA Food Distribution Program WBSCM/Inventory Release Status Update
The ODE USDA Food Distribution Program has initiated the transition to USDA's Web-Based-Supply-Chain-Management (WBSCM) system for all food distribution needs for 2016-17 school year. As mentioned at the mandatory WBSCM trainings held in February and M...
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Jun 9 2016 5:35PM
News Announcement YDC Quarterly Morning Work Session and Afternoon Business Meeting
Thursday, June 16, 2016 Morning Work Session: 9:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Afternoon Business Meeting: 1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Oregon Public Service Building, Rooms 251-A and B Second Floor 255 Capitol St NE Salem, OR 97310 The Youth D...
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Jun 9 2016 4:28PM
News Announcement USDA Foods/Procurement Advisory Council: May 2016 Meeting Minutes
The purpose of the Oregon Department of Education (ODE) USDA Foods Distribution Program & Procurement Advisory Council is to provide guidance to ODE that will ensure wise utilization of commodity funds to best benefit the health and education of stud...
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Jun 9 2016 12:04PM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - June 9, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for June 9, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS ODE/COSA Summer Assessm...
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Jun 9 2016 11:49AM
Calendar ODE/COSA Summer Assessment Institute, August 4-5
The ODE/COSA Oregon Summer Assessment Institute will occur August 4-5, 2016 at the Hilton Conference Center in Eugene. The keynote speakers will be: Margaret Heritage, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Program Services, WestED, who will speak about th...
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Jun 9 2016 11:45AM
Calendar 2016-17 District Test Coordinator and Information Only Contact Forms Updated
ODE requires that districts annually designate a District Test Coordinator (DTC) using the District Test Coordinator Designation Form. This form is used to maintain ODE’s internal contact database and email listservs. (Please note that this form does...
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Jun 9 2016 11:16AM
News Announcement Kindergarten Assessment 2016-17 Data Collection Resources - Now Available
ODE has created additional guidance documents available to schools and districts to assist them with the Kindergarten Assessment Data Collections submission process, and is posted to the Kindergarten Assessment Resources District webpage. Kindergarte...
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Jun 9 2016 11:13AM
Calendar Kindergarten Assessment 2016-17 Braille Order Form
The 2016-17 Kindergarten Assessment Braille Order Form is now available online at http://www.ode.state.or.us/search/page/?id=625. Districts may place their order at any time through October 7, 2016; however, districts should keep their local Kinderga...
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Jun 9 2016 10:54AM
Calendar Student Enrollment Validation Opens Today, June 9, in ADI
The Validation for Student Enrollment opens today, June 9, at 1 PM and will remain open until August 19, 2016. Student Enrollment includes all students attending your school or district on the first school day in May, as submitted in the 3rd Period C...
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Jun 8 2016 5:47PM
Calendar Student Centered Staging Open for Editing 2015-16 Test Records
Student Centered Staging is open for editing 2015-16 test records as of 9 AM on Tuesday, June 7. All 2015-2016 subjects will close again at 5 PM on Friday, June 10 for preliminary Report Card processing over the weekend, and will re-open for editing ...
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Jun 8 2016 5:41PM
Calendar Volunteers Needed: New Student Groups
New federal regulations will require us to collect and report on two new student groups: Children in Foster Care and Children in Military Families. Proposed definitions are available here . The Accountability & Reporting team is currently seeking ad...
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Jun 8 2016 1:29PM
News Announcement YDC Juvenile Justice Committee Meeting
Friday, June 10, 2016 10:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. Public Service Building, Basement C The Juvenile Justice Committee of the Youth Development Council will be meeting on Friday, June 10, 2016, from 10:00am - 12:00pm in Basement C Public Service B...
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Jun 8 2016 8:00AM
News Announcement 2016-2017 IDEA Part B Funding Estimates Available
The 2016-2017 IDEA Part B Funding Estimates have been posted to the Special Education Funding Reports page. The 2015-2016 IDEA Part B Final Awards can also be found on this reports webpage. These estimates are based on funding allocations provided...
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Jun 7 2016 3:26PM
News Announcement Data Manager updated for June Exit
The Data Manager has been updated, including active records for June Exit. If the program does not auto update, it can be found on the SECC Application Download webpage. The current version number is 2.2016.5.26.
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Jun 3 2016 12:56PM
News Announcement ESSA & Charter Schools
Attention Charter School Leaders! Please join us for an important meeting where you can learn about the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and what it will mean for public charter schools in Oregon. During this session we will present information ...
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Jun 2 2016 1:47PM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - June 2, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for June 2, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS No articles this week ...
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Jun 2 2016 1:34PM
News Announcement PSAT Achievement Standard for Reading; Status of Achievement Standard for Math UPDATE
ODE has now received the final PSAT concordance tables (showing the scores on the old and revised PSAT that would have been met by the same percentage of students) from College Board. Because the final concorded reading score is the same as the pr...
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Jun 2 2016 10:51AM
Calendar Important Dates for June and July 2016
Date Event June 1 @ 2 PM Webinar: Training for Achievement Data Insight and Enrollment/Attendance Validations June 2 - 10 District Data Collection Audit Review Window for Third Period Cumulative ADM 2015-16 June 2 - August 19 ...
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Jun 2 2016 10:20AM
News Announcement June 2016 Social Sciences Teacher Update Released
In the Oregon Social Sciences Teacher Update #154 you will read about professional development opportunities, teacher and student competitions and awards, and much more. To learn about subscribing to the Social Sciences Teacher Update, please vi...
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Jun 1 2016 6:06PM
Calendar Smarter Balanced and OAKS Online Test Windows Close June 10
The 2015-16 test windows for Smarter Balanced Mathematics and ELA and OAKS Online Science and Social Sciences close next Friday, June 10, 2016. In the final days of the test window, districts should use the Test Management Center of the Online Report...
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Jun 1 2016 5:54PM
Calendar PSAT Important Deadlines for 2016
ODE will once again be paying for PSAT/NMSQT® tests taken by eligible 10th graders. Please note the following important dates: June 30:    Order by this date to ensure delivery of Student Guides by September and availability of ...
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Jun 1 2016 5:45PM
Calendar Not Chronically Absent Validation Open
The validation for the Not Chronically Absent data, which appears on school and district report cards and in a standalone report, opens in the Achievement Data Insight Application (ADI) June 2 at 1 pm. The validation will remain open until August 19 ...
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Jun 1 2016 5:21PM
Calendar Third Period Cumulative ADM 2015-16 Audit Review Window Opens June 2, 2016
The 2015-2016 Third Period Cumulative ADM collection will open for reviewing audits on June 2, 2016 at 1 PM and will remain open until the end of the day on Friday, June 10, 2016. Every district should log in to view their audits. Training materials ...
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Jun 1 2016 5:10PM
Calendar District Validations for Summer 2016 in Achievement Data Insight (ADI)
JUNE Not Chronically Absent from Third Period Cumulative ADM Collection 2015-16 (June 2 - August 19) Student Enrollment from Third Period Cumulative ADM Collection 2015-16 (June 9 - August 19) Student Attendance from Third Period Cumulative ADM ...
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May 31 2016 4:30PM
News Announcement ODE Value of USDA Foods Received Report SY 2015-16
Click here for important information regarding the ODE Value of USDA Foods (commodities) Received Report for SY 2015-16.
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May 31 2016 11:49AM
News Announcement School Nutrition Program Newsletter: May 30, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Click here to view this Newsletter. Inside this Issue… USDA “One in a Melon” Award Winner ODE...
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May 27 2016 1:39PM
News Announcement Adaptive Math Learning Pilot district awardees announced
The Oregon STEM Council in collaboration with the Oregon Department of Education (ODE) are proud to announce the awardees for the Adaptive Math Learning Pilot grants during the 2016-17 school year. The adaptive math learning grants will provide the ...
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May 26 2016 1:03PM
Calendar Fall Training Opportunity!
Data Awareness and Tools for Analysis: Bootcamp Re-Booted (limited space available) WHAT? The focus of this inservice day is: Using the Multi-year Database Using the Data Manager tool Boot Camp Refresher We will examine how t...
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May 26 2016 9:49AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - May 26, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for May 26, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS Content and Assessment ...
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May 25 2016 2:24PM
News Announcement Math Items with Spanish-Only Answer Areas
As stated in the Oregon Accessibility Manual, the Smarter Balanced Math tests support full Spanish translation of each Math stimulus and item that appears stacked above the original English. In the past weeks, ODE has received a number of questions r...
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May 25 2016 2:20PM
Calendar AESRP Meeting on June 1, 2016
The spring Assessment of Essential Skills Review Panel (AESRP) meeting will be June 1, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m., via webinar. You can register to attend the meeting by clicking on the following link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/389762...
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May 25 2016 2:14PM
Calendar Third Period Cumulative ADM 2015-16 Reporting Period To Close May 27, 2016
The 2015-2016 Third Period Cumulative ADM collection is now open and will close on Friday, May 27 at 11:59 PM. The collection will reopen for Audit Review on June 2, 2016 through the end of the day on June 10, 2016. Training materials can be found on...
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May 25 2016 2:12PM
Calendar OAKS Extended Assessment 2015-16 Test Records Available May 27, 2016
OAKS Extended English Language Arts (ELA), Extended Mathematics, and Extended Science records will be available on Friday, May 27 in Student Centered Staging, Accountability Warehouse Extract (AWE), and Secure Assessment Reports 2.0 on the ODE secure...
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May 25 2016 2:09PM
Calendar Student Centered Staging Closes 2015-2016 Subjects for Preliminary Report Processing
Student Centered Staging will be closed for editing all 2015-2016 test records at the following times: Friday, June 3 at 5 PM until 9 AM on Tuesday, June 7. Friday, June 10 at 5 PM until 9 AM on Tuesday, June 14. Secure Assessment Reports an...
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May 25 2016 1:42PM
News Announcement Memo: Promoting Nutrition in Summer Meal Programs, with Best Practices Revised SP28-2016; CACFP 09-2016; SFSP 11-2016
may 25, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the Summer Food Service Program and the National School Lunch Program’s Seamless Summer Option RE: USDA Policy Memo: Promoting Nutrition in Summer Meal Programs, with Best Practices Revised SP 06-2016v2, SFSP 0...
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May 24 2016 2:56PM
News Announcement School Nutrition Program Newsletter: May 23, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Click here to view this Newsletter. Inside this Issue… Annual Training and Program Agreememnt ...
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May 24 2016 2:52PM
News Announcement Memo: SFSP Participation by Higher Education Institutions, Hospitals, and other Non-Profit Organizations under Contract with a Food Service Management Company SFSP 12-2016
May 24, 2016 TO: Sponsor of the Summer Food Service Program RE: SFSP Participation by Higher Education Institutions, Hospitals, and other Non-Profit Organizations under Contract with a Food Service Management Company SFSP 12-2016 Action Require...
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May 24 2016 10:51AM
News Announcement Memo: Compliance with and Enforcement of the Buy American Provision
May 24, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs RE: Compliance with and Enforcement of the Buy American Provision EThe Oregon Department of Education (ODE) is becoming increasingly aware of sponso...
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May 24 2016 10:31AM
Calendar 2016-17 District Test Coordinator and Information Only Contact Forms
ODE requires that districts annually designate a District Test Coordinator (DTC) using the District Test Coordinator Designation Form. This form is used to maintain ODE’s internal contact database and email listservs. (Please note that this form does...
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May 24 2016 9:51AM
Calendar Notice: Oregon Department of Education Seeking Speaking and Listening Waiver from ESSA
On behalf of the State of Oregon, the Oregon Department of Education (ODE) has requested a waiver from the U.S. Department of Education of the requirement under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) that Oregon’s assessment system measure the full ra...
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May 23 2016 2:34PM
News Announcement Title IIA Technical Assistance Webinar Recording Available
On May 16th, ODE staff held the annual Title IIA Technical Assistance webinar to support districts in their planning and application for funds in 2016-17. The recording of the webinar is now available at the following link https://www.youtube.com/watch...
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May 23 2016 2:33PM
News Announcement Health & Physical Education Instructional Materials Adoption Criteria Committees
The Oregon Department of Education is currently seeking teachers, curriculum specialists, and other experienced professionals for the Health Instructional Materials Adoption Criteria and the Physical Education Instructional Materials Adoption Criteria ...
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May 23 2016 8:40AM
News Announcement ESEA to ESSA - The Odyssey Continues!
During August of 2016, ODE will again be sponsoring two Odyssey Conferences targeting the needs of district federal program staff. This year’s sessions will include the current program requirements remaining in effect for the 2016-2017 school year, and...
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May 23 2016 8:29AM
News Announcement Requesting Feedback on Proposed Physical Education Standards and Grade Level Outcomes
In its commitment to provide teachers with a standards-based educational system, the Oregon Department of Education (ODE), with assistance from stakeholders, has conducted a review and revision of the Oregon physical education content standards. Over ...
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May 23 2016 4:59AM
News Announcement Memo: Requests for Exemption from the School Meals’ Whole Grain-Rich Requirement for School Year 2016-2017
May 23, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program RE: Extension Notice: Requests for Exemption from the School Meals’ Whole Grain-Rich Requirement for School Year 2016-2017 SP 33-2016 Action Re...
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May 20 2016 10:07AM
News Announcement Memo: Special Milk Program - 2016-2017 Renewal Information for State Agency-Sponsor Permanent Agreement
May 20, 2016 RE: 2016-2017 Renewal Information for State Agency-Sponsor Permanent Agreement Due Date: June 30, 2016 Action Required Special Milk Program Sponsors are required to complete the 2016-2017 Program Agreement Renewal with ...
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May 19 2016 11:12AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - May 19, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for May 19, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS Content and Assessment ...
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May 19 2016 11:07AM
Calendar Preliminary 2016-17 Test Administration Manual Now Available
The Preliminary 2016-17 Test Administration Manual is now available at http://www.ode.state.or.us/go/tam. The Preliminary 2016-2017 TAM contains all final policies for the 2016-2017 Kindergarten Assessment administration (Section 10). For all other a...
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May 19 2016 11:00AM
Calendar Kindergarten Assessment 2016-17 Reminders UPDATED
KA TRAINING WEBINAR: If you are a District Testing Coordinator, please register here to attend one of the required ODE provided Kindergarten Assessment webinar trainings: Wednesday May 25, 2016 from 3 - 4 PM    The deadline to regi...
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May 19 2016 10:25AM
News Announcement Content and Advisory Panels - Members have been selected for this Three Year Commitment
Updated 6-30-16: The Oregon Department of Education (ODE) has completed the selection of the 2016 Content and Assessment Advisory Panel Members for the majority of subject areas listed below. The Social Science Standard Review Panel is still in the ...
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May 19 2016 2:05AM
News Announcement Memo: Procedure for Submitting Site Claims for May, June, and July 2016-17
May 23, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs RE: Procedure for Submitting Site Claims for May, June, and July Sponsors of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs are required ...
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May 18 2016 5:46PM
Calendar Content and Assessment Advisory Panel Recruitment
The Oregon Department of Education (ODE) establishes content standards and reviews these standards and their assessments to ensure that they meet the needs of students in preparing them for college, career, and civic life. ODE is seeking highly qual...
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May 18 2016 5:38PM
News Announcement PSAT Achievement Standard for Reading; Status of Achievement Standard for Math
ODE has now received the final PSAT concordance tables (showing the scores on the old and revised PSAT that would have been met by the same percentage of students) from College Board. Because the final concorded reading score is the same as the pr...
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May 18 2016 5:32PM
Calendar Freshman On-Track Data Collection Opens May 19, 2016
The Freshman On-Track collection opens at 1 PM on May 19, and will close on July 11 at 11:59 PM. Documentation is posted here. A training was conducted on May 11, and a recording is posted here. If you have questions, please contact Isabella Jac...
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May 18 2016 5:28PM
Calendar Annual Cumulative ADM 2015-16 Open May 19 - July 11, 2016
The 2015-16 Annual Cumulative ADM collection will be open beginning May 19, 2016 until 11:59 PM on July 11, 2016. Training for this collection has been posted to the Video Training website at: https://district.ode.state.or.us/search/page/?id=250. Bet...
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May 18 2016 5:19PM
Calendar Third Period Cumulative ADM 2015-16 Reporting Period Closes May 27, 2016
The 2015-2016 Third Period Cumulative ADM collection is now open and will close on Friday, May 27 at 11:59 PM. Training materials can be found online at the ADM Resources Web Page or the Schedule of Due Dates Page, and the video training can be found...
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May 18 2016 3:36PM
News Announcement Planning Subgrants: Rolling Application Deadline
1 year project awards will fund up to $100,000 for charter schools approved to be chartered by a sponsor and have not opened for operation. Subgrantees will participate in pre-operational activities to support quality implementation. Eligible applicant...
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May 18 2016 2:50PM
News Announcement YDC Intervention Committee Meeting
Intervention Committee Meeting Wednesday, May 25, 2016 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Public Service Building, Room 251-A 255 Capitol Street NE, Salem, 97310 The Intervention Committee of the Youth Development Council will be meeting...
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May 18 2016 2:46PM
News Announcement YDC Research, Data, and Evaluation Committee Meeting
Research, Data, and Evaluation Committee Meeting Wednesday, May 25, 2016 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Public Service Building, Room 200-A 255 Capitol Street NE, Salem, 97310 The Research, Data, and Evaluation Committee of the Youth Developmen...
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May 17 2016 2:38PM
News Announcement Summer Meals Newsletter: May 2016
May 2016 This Summer Meals newsletter shares information on: Upcoming USDA and partner events, partnership of the month and school outreach. Click here  to view this Newsletter.
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May 16 2016 2:14PM
News Announcement School Nutrition Program Newsletter: May 16, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Click here to view this Newsletter. Inside this Issue… Annual Program Agreement Renewal ODE ...
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May 16 2016 10:15AM
News Announcement Memo: 2016-2017 Renewal Information for State Agency-Sponsor Permanent Agreement
May 16, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program RE: 2016-2017 Renewal Information for State Agency-Sponsor Permanent Agreement RCCI Due Date: June 23, 2016 Public/Private School Due Date: ...
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May 13 2016 3:53PM
News Announcement May 2016 District Warrants
Click May 2016 District Warrants to view the May payment information for districts.
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May 13 2016 3:47PM
News Announcement May 2016 ESD Warrants
Click May 2016 ESD Warrants to view the May payment information for ESDs.
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May 12 2016 1:53PM
News Announcement 2016 - 2017 Updated Procedural Safeguards
The 2016 - 2017 ODE Procedural Safeguards Notices for ages 0-5 and K-21 are now available. Click here for EI/ECSE and here for K-21. The 2016 - 2017 versions replace any previous versions, and are aligned with the requirements of IDEA 2004,...
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May 12 2016 11:42AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - May 12, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for May 12, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS Last 2015-16 Informal D...
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May 12 2016 11:36AM
Calendar Last 2015-16 Informal DTC Webinar June 15
Our last Informal District Test Coordinators Webinar will be held on June 15, 2016. DTCs need to register for this webinar at the link provided here even if you had previously registered for the DTC webinar series.
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May 12 2016 11:13AM
Calendar Kindergarten Assessment 2016-17 Reminders
KA TRAINING WEBINAR: If you are a District Testing Coordinator, please register here to attend one of the required ODE provided Kindergarten Assessment webinar trainings: Wednesday May 25, 2016 from 3 - 4 PM    The deadline to regi...
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May 12 2016 11:08AM
News Announcement Smarter Balanced Scoring Rules
ODE revised the participation rule for the 2015-16 administration of Smarter Balanced English Language Arts and Mathematics assessments: students are considered participants if they respond to at least five CAT items or at least one PT item. Students...
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May 12 2016 10:57AM
Calendar OAKS Extended Assessment 2015-16 Test Records Available
OAKS Extended Assessment records for 12th graders (if submitted in the Extended Assessment data entry application by April 28) will be available on Friday, May 13 in Student Centered Staging, Accountability Warehouse Extract (AWE), and Secure Assessm...
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May 12 2016 9:08AM
News Announcement Implementation Subgrants - Applications Due June 22, 2016
OCSP implementation grants will award between $250,000 - $450,000 for 1-2 year grant periods to charter schools that will open soon after award or have opened within three years of being awarded. Subgrantees will implement projects designed to increase...
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May 11 2016 5:56PM
Calendar Class Roster Collection Open May 12 through June 27
The Class Roster Collection will open on Thursday, May 12 and remain open through 11:59 PM on Monday, June 27. The purpose of the Class Roster Collection is to link teachers and students with their instructional courses. Collecting these data makes i...
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May 11 2016 5:49PM
Calendar Annual Cumulative ADM 2015-16 Open May 19 - July 11
The 2015-16 Annual Cumulative ADM collection will be open beginning May 19, 2016 until 11:59 PM on July 11, 2016. Training for this collection will be presented on Thursday, May 12 at 2 PM, and the recording will be posted on the Video Training websi...
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May 11 2016 5:44PM
Calendar Institutions for Accountability Reporting Validation Closing May 16
The validation for institution data used in the 15-16 School and District Report Cards will close at the end of the day on Monday, May 16. Please check the data for your institution to ensure accuracy and completeness. To view the data: log in v...
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May 11 2016 5:32PM
Calendar Freshman On-Track Data Collection Opens May 19
The Freshman On-Track collection will run May 19 to July 11. The collection manual is available at https://district.ode.state.or.us/apps/info/DataCllctnDetail.aspx?id=346&Collection_ID=1396. Training was conducted on May 11, and a recording will be p...
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May 11 2016 5:27PM
News Announcement New Guidance: Post Graduate Scholars
New guidance and resources regarding participation in and eligibility for the post graduate scholars program is now available at http://www.ode.state.or.us/search/page/?id=5531.
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May 10 2016 11:50AM
News Announcement School Nutrition Program Newsletter: May 9, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Click here to view this Newsletter. Inside this Issue… School Nutrition Programs Mandatory Ann...
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May 10 2016 10:23AM
News Announcement Revised 2016-17 ESD Estimates as of May 10, 2016
Click Revised 2016-17 ESD Estimates as of May 10, 2016 to view the latest ESD estimates for 2016-17.
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May 10 2016 10:21AM
News Announcement Revised 2016-17 ADMw Breakouts as of May 10, 2016
Click Revised 2016-17 ADMw Breakouts as of May 10, 2016 to view the latest ADMw breakouts for 2016-17.
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May 10 2016 10:17AM
News Announcement Revised 2016-17 District Estimates as of May 10, 2016
Click Revised 2016-17 District Estimates as of May 10, 2016 to view the latest district estimates for 2016-17.
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May 9 2016 3:50PM
News Announcement Memo: Bonding Requirements for FSMC and other Subcontractors SP 35-2016
May 9, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program RE: Bonding Requirements for FSMC and other Subcontractors SP 35-2016 Action Required Enclosed is a policy memo issued by USDA for National Schoo...
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May 9 2016 1:52PM
News Announcement ELL Outcome Improvement Plan Advisory Group May Meeting
The Oregon Department of Education will be holding a meeting of the ELL Outcome Improvement Plan Advisory Group on Thursday, May 12th, 2016 at ODE in Salem. During this meeting, the Advisory Group will provide the Oregon Department of Education wi...
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May 6 2016 9:04AM
Calendar Save the Date!
ODE/COSA Special Education Fall Conference for Administrators Eugene Hilton Conference Center, Eugene, Oregon Featured Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Sprague Director of the University of Oregon Institute on Violence and De...
139
May 6 2016 8:53AM
Calendar 2016 Call for Presenters
Are you interested in presenting at the COSA/ODE Special Education Administrators Annual Fall Conference? We would love to hear from you! Please submit a proposal no later than May 22, 2016. Proposal topic areas should relate to special edu...
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May 6 2016 5:51AM
News Announcement YDC Executive Committee Meeting
YDC Committee Meeting Thursday, May 12, 2016 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Education Northwest 101 SW Main Street Room 5-H, Fifth Floor Portland OR 97204 The Executive Committee of the Oregon Youth Development Council (YDC) will ho...
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May 5 2016 4:11PM
News Announcement Revised 2014-15 ESD Estimates as of May 5, 2016
Click Revised 2014-15 ESD Estimates as of May 5, 2016 to view the final ESD estimates for 2014-15.
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May 5 2016 4:09PM
News Announcement Revised 2014-15 ADMw Breakouts as of May 5, 2016
Click Revised 2014-15 ADMw Breakouts as of May 5, 2016 to view the final ADMw breakouts for 2014-15.
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May 5 2016 4:07PM
News Announcement Revised 2014-15 District Estimates as of May 5, 2016
Click Revised 2014-15 District Estimates as of May 5, 2016 to view the final districts estimates for 2014-15.
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May 5 2016 1:43PM
News Announcement Stacked Spanish-English Stimulus Issue Resolved
AIR identified an issue on May 4, 2016 in which Math Performance Task (PT) stimuli which should have shown both Spanish and English appeared only in Spanish. This issue has been resolved, and stacked Spanish-English Math PT stimuli now display in bot...
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May 5 2016 10:58AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - May 5, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for May 5, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS No articles this week ...
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May 5 2016 9:57AM
News Announcement Revised 2015-16 ESD Estimates as of May 5, 2016
Click Revised 2015-16 ESD Estimates as of May 5, 2016 to view the 2015-16 ESD estimates upon which the May Payment will be based.
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May 5 2016 9:55AM
News Announcement Revised 2015-16 ADMw Breakouts as of May 5, 2016
Click Revised 2015-16 ADMw Breakouts as of May 5, 2016 to view the 2015-16 ADMw breakouts upon which the May Payment will be based.
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May 5 2016 9:06AM
News Announcement ODE USDA Food Distribution Program Warehouse and Carrier Announcement - May 4, 2016
Click here for important information regarding the ODE USDA Food Distribution Program Warehouse and Carrier.
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May 5 2016 8:32AM
News Announcement Stacked Spanish-English Item Issues
AIR is working with Smarter Balanced to resolve issues related to Math Performance Task (PT) stimuli that are appearing only in Spanish but should show both Spanish and English. A resolution for this issue should be available by Monday, May 9. AIR an...
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May 5 2016 12:00AM
News Announcement Revised 2015-16 District Estimates as of May 5, 2016
Click Revised 2015-16 District Estimates as of May 5, 2016 to view the 2015-16 estimates upon which the May Payment will be based.
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May 4 2016 2:05PM
News Announcement May 2016 Social Sciences Teacher Update Released
In the Oregon Social Sciences Teacher Update #153 you will read about professional development opportunities, teacher and student competitions and awards, and much more. To learn about subscribing to the Social Sciences Teacher Update, please vi...
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May 4 2016 10:02AM
Calendar Class Roster Collection to Open
The Class Roster Collection will open on Thursday, May 12 and remain open through 11:59 PM on Monday, June 27. The purpose of the Class Roster Collection is to link teachers and students with their instructional courses. Collecting these data makes i...
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May 4 2016 9:59AM
Calendar Student Centered Staging Video Training on May 10, 2016
The video training webinar “Student Centered Staging (Editing/Checking Assessment Data)” is scheduled for Tuesday, May 10 at 2 PM and will be recorded for later viewing. This webinar will focus on management of assessment data in Student Centered St...
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May 4 2016 9:50AM
Calendar 2015-16 Summer Contacts for Accountability
With the end of the year fast approaching, and in an effort to best serve your district/school during the summer months, we are compiling a list of summer contact information for the individuals who play a key role in working with your accountability...
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May 4 2016 9:13AM
Calendar Important Dates for May and June 2016
Date Event May 2 - 13 Logramos Test Window May 5 - 13 Spring Collection Validation Window for: Staff Assignment 2015-16 May 5 - June 20 Collection Window for: Title III Recent Arrivers 2015-16 May 10 @ 2 PM Webinar: Tra...
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May 3 2016 11:06AM
News Announcement New Round of Charter School Grants to be Released
A new round of Charter School Program Grants will be released as follows: Implementation Grants will be released on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Program Planning Grants will be released on Wednesday, May 18, 2016.
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May 3 2016 10:05AM
News Announcement Memo: Outreach to Households on the Availability of Summer Food Service Program Meals
May 3, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch Program RE: Outreach to Households on the Availability of Summer Food Service Program Meals Section 112 of The Healthy, Hunger-Free Act of 2010 (the Act) amends section 13(a) of the R...
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May 2 2016 4:56PM
News Announcement Revised 2014-15 ESD Estimates as of May 2, 2016
Click Revised 2014-15 ESD Estimates as of May 2, 2016 to view the ESD payment information for the 2014-15 May Reconciliation.
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May 2 2016 4:53PM
News Announcement Revised 2014-15 ADMw Breakouts as of May 2, 2016
Click Revised 2014-15 ADMw Breakouts as of May 2, 2016 to view the ADMw information for the 2014-15 May Reconciliation.
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May 2 2016 4:14PM
News Announcement Memo: Community Eligibility Provision Renewal Notification for 2016-17 School Year
May 2, 2016 TO: Sponsors Participating in the Community Eligibility Provision RE: Community Eligibility Provision Renewal Notification for 2016-17 School Year Action Required due August 31, 2016 Your school district or school is current...
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May 2 2016 3:53PM
News Announcement School Nutrition Program Newsletter: May 2, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Click here to view this Newsletter. Inside this Issue… Summer Food Service Program Outreach ...
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May 2 2016 3:14PM
News Announcement Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Work Group Convenings – May 18 and June 28, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education (ODE) has launched a comprehensive and collaborative effort to develop Oregon’s State Plan for the implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the newly reauthorized Elementary and Secondary Education Act...
163
May 2 2016 10:54AM
News Announcement 2014-2015 School Nurses Annual Report
Nurses in schools and students with certain medical impairments report. An annual report that provides information regarding the availability of nurses and number of students with medical impairments. For more information, please go to: Sch...
164
May 2 2016 10:48AM
News Announcement Governor Kate Brown Signs Proclamation of School Nurse Day
Oregon Department of Education recognizes the critical role school nurses play in every students' education. School Nurse Proclamation
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May 2 2016 12:00AM
News Announcement Revised 2014-15 District Estimates as of May 2, 2016
Click Revised 2014-15 District Estimates as of May 2, 2016 to view the payment information for the 2014-15 May Reconciliation.
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Apr 29 2016 9:26AM
News Announcement Executive Numbered Memo 003-2015-16 - Exemption from Statewide Summative Tests
TO: Superintendents, Principals, and District Test Coordinators RE: Exemption from Statewide Summative Tests Summary: House Bill 2655 establishes a new policy for exempting students from the statewide summative tests. House Bill 2655...
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Apr 29 2016 8:30AM
News Announcement Memo: New… And Justice for All Posters
April 29, 2016 TO: Sponsors of Child Nutrition Programs RE: New …And Justice for All Posters Posters Effective Immediately Replace Outdated Posters The Oregon Department of Education Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) received a supply ...
168
Apr 28 2016 3:21PM
News Announcement YDC REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS: Youth & Innovation Entrepreneurship and Career Readiness Grants
The Youth Development Council is announcing the following funding opportunity: Youth & Innovation: Entrepreneurship and Career Readiness Grants will be awarded in regions across Oregon beginning in mid-July 2016, through June 30, 2017. There i...
169
Apr 28 2016 10:50AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - April 28, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for April 28, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS No articles this week...
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Apr 28 2016 10:14AM
News Announcement ELA Performance Tasks Have a Variable Number of Items
AIR has received inquiries regarding the number of items on English Language Arts (ELA) Performance Tasks (PT). While the Test Administration Manual notes that Performance Tasks have four items, some PT forms only have three. ELA Performance Tasks ha...
171
Apr 28 2016 9:46AM
News Announcement Smarter Balanced Participation Rules for 2015-16
For the 2014-15 administration of the Smarter Balanced English Language Arts and Mathematics assessments, ODE counted as participants all students who responded to at least five items on the computer adaptive (CAT) portion of the assessment and at le...
172
Apr 28 2016 8:38AM
News Announcement Title II-A Technical Assistance Webinar - Planning for 2016-17
To assist districts in planning for their Title II-A submissions for 2016-17, the Oregon Department of Education will hold a technical assistance webinar at 9:00 AM on Monday, May 16th. Topics covered will include a review the requirements of II-A as w...
173
Apr 25 2016 3:26PM
News Announcement Adaptive Math RFP - Submission Date Change
The Oregon Department of Education will be changing the due date for the Adaptive Math Learning Pilot RFP. It has come to our attention that the deadline for submissions as stated in the RFP was not identified clearly. To resolve this issue, the offi...
174
Apr 25 2016 1:43PM
News Announcement School Nutrition Program Newsletter: April 25, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Click here to view this Newsletter. Inside this Issue… End of the Year Food Donations Webin...
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Apr 22 2016 11:57AM
News Announcement African American Black Student Success Plan - Request for Proposal
The Oregon Department of Education is pleased to issue the Request for Proposal (“RFP”) to provide support for Oregon’s African American/Black students. The programs and services to be provided under the grant will assist African American and Black st...
176
Apr 21 2016 11:15AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - April 21, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for April 21, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS ODE's New Director of...
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Apr 21 2016 10:08AM
News Announcement ODE’s New Director of Assessment - Mary Anderson
ODE is very excited to announce Mary Anderson will be joining our team as the new Director of Assessment. Mary joins ODE from Portland Public Schools, where she most recently served as Senior Manager of Educational Measurement and Assessment in the D...
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Apr 21 2016 9:44AM
Calendar NAEP Request for Information on Late Start or Early Release Days
In 2016-2017, the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) will transition from paper-pencil testing to testing on NAEP-provided tablets with keyboards. In most schools, testing on tablets will require two sequential sessions of up to two h...
179
Apr 21 2016 9:40AM
News Announcement Test Administrator (TA) Interface Label of “Custom Settings” Now Resolved
On April 6 ODE communicated an issue where the “custom settings” label displayed in the TA interface approval screen for students with standard settings. AIR has resolved this issue so that “Standard” is now displaying in the TA Interface test approv...
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Apr 21 2016 9:34AM
News Announcement ELPA21 Window Now Closed
The 2015-16 ELPA21 window closed on Tuesday, April 19. The final number of 4-domain assessments that were submitted is 52,325. In addition, numerous ELPA21s with domain exemptions were submitted separately. Student tests that had 100% of online items...
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Apr 21 2016 9:28AM
Calendar ELPA21 K-1 Paper-Pencil Writing Materials Return Deadline
The deadline for returning the completed student booklets for the Kindergarten and 1st Grade paper-pencil writing portion of the ELPA21 is next Tuesday, April 26. The shipping instructions for returning the materials can be found in the Resources sec...
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Apr 21 2016 9:22AM
Calendar Extended Assessment: Grade 12 Performance Scores
Performance scores will be available May 13, 2016 for all grade 12 Extended Assessment data entered by/on April 28, 2016. Otherwise, performance scores for Grade 12 Extended Assessment data entered after April 28, 2016 will be available May 27, 2016....
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Apr 21 2016 9:14AM
News Announcement Audio Word Pronunciation for Dictionary Unavailable on iOS (ELA Performance Tasks)
For English Language Arts Performance Tasks, the word pronunciation feature of the embedded dictionary is only available on non-iOS devices. Please ensure that another supported platform is available for students who need access to this feature.
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Apr 21 2016 9:08AM
News Announcement Performance Task Reassignment Requests
This year Smarter Balanced Performance Tasks are randomly assigned to students within schools, however, when a student changes schools the system automatically assigns the student a new Performance Task (PT) even if the student had already started a ...
185
Apr 20 2016 5:54PM
News Announcement Test Improprieties and Accessibility Supports
ODE has received a number of adult-initiated impropriety reports related to the administration of an assessment that is inconsistent with a student’s IEP; specifically, all of the statewide assessment accessibility supports identified in a student’s ...
186
Apr 20 2016 5:37PM
Calendar Essential Skills Assessment Updates
ACT Scores for Writing Students who complete more than one administration of ACT may combine their highest English and Writing scores from across administrations for the purpose of demonstrating proficiency in the Essential Skill of writing. Fo...
187
Apr 20 2016 5:24PM
Calendar Staff FTE and Ethnicity Validations Close Wednesday, April 27
The Staff FTE and Staff Ethnicity Validations will close at the end of the day on Wednesday, April 27. If you have not logged into the Achievement Data Insight (ADI) via the District site yet to check your data, or if you’ve recently changed your dat...
188
Apr 20 2016 5:01PM
Calendar Class Roster Web Training Wednesday, April 27
The Web Training for the 2015-16 Class Roster Collection will be held on Wednesday, April 27 at 2 PM. The purpose of the Class Roster Collection is to link teachers and students with the instructional courses. Collecting these data makes it possible ...
189
Apr 20 2016 12:24PM
News Announcement College and Career Readiness Program Grants (Re-Issued)
Background In 2015, the Oregon Legislature tasked the Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC) with convening a (SB418) workgroup that was charged to advise HECC leadership on recommendations to the Commission for a legislative request of f...
190
Apr 19 2016 1:32PM
News Announcement Memo: School Food Authority’s with Food Service Management Company Contracts, Contract Renewal for SY 2016-2017
April 19, 2016 TO: School Food Authority’s with Food Service Management Company Contracts RE: Contract Renewal for SY 2016-2017 The Oregon Department of Education Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) is required to annually review the one ...
191
Apr 19 2016 8:52AM
News Announcement Summer Meals Newsletter: April 2016
April 2016 This Summer Meals newsletter shares information on: Upcoming USDA and partner events, partnership of the month and school outreach. Click here  to view this Newsletter.
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Apr 18 2016 3:00PM
News Announcement School Nutrition Program Newsletter: April 18, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) provides a weekly newsletter for Sponsors of the School Nutrition Programs. Click here to view this Newsletter. Inside this Issue… USDA Recipes for Schools School Lunc...
193
Apr 18 2016 12:18PM
News Announcement April 2016 ESD Warrants
Click April 2016 ESD Warrants to view the payment information for the ESDs for April 2016.
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Apr 18 2016 11:06AM
News Announcement Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Work Group Convening- April 26, 2016
The Oregon Department of Education (ODE) has launched a comprehensive and collaborative effort to develop Oregon’s State Plan for the implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the newly reauthorized Elementary and Secondary Education Act...
195
Apr 18 2016 12:00AM
News Announcement April 2016 District Warrants
Click April 2016 District Warrants to view the payment information for the districts for April 2016.
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Apr 15 2016 3:45PM
News Announcement Memo: Notice of Potential Eligibility for Participation in the Community Eligibility Provision
April 15, 2016 TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs RE: Notice of Potential Eligibility for Participation in the Community Eligibility Provision Your school district or school is currently participating...
197
Apr 15 2016 9:51AM
News Announcement ELL Outcome Improvement Plan Advisory Group - Oregon Department of Education
Monday, April 18, 2015 from 1-4 p.m. HECC Office-Large Conference Room 775 Court St NE Salem, OR 97310 The Oregon Department of Education will be holding a meeting of the ELL Outcome Improvement Plan Advisory Group on Monday, April 1...
198
Apr 14 2016 11:35AM
News Announcement Assessment and Accountability Update - April 14, 2016
This is the Assessment & Accountability Update for April 14, 2016. You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website. In This Issue: GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS No articles this week...
199
Apr 13 2016 3:05PM
News Announcement Opt-Out Communication Requirements
Beginning in 2016-17, districts are required to share an Annual Notice about state testing with parents at the start of each school year. As outlined in House Bill 2655, the Oregon Department of Education (ODE) will make this Annual Notice available ...
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Apr 13 2016 11:47AM
News Announcement Adaptive Math Learning Pilots - Project Update
We are excited to update you on the status of the Adaptive Math Learning Pilots project. ODE hosted a webinar on April 6, 2016. The webinar has been posted to the ODE site and is available to view here. We have also posted a Questions & Answers doc...
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