Student success is at the center of Ohio’s work. Ohio has been awarded money through the federal government’s Race to the Top program for engaging in education reform around the following application areas:

Area A: State Success Factors
Area B: Standards and Assessments
Area C: Data Systems to Support Instruction
Area D: Great Teachers and Leaders
Area E: Turning Around the Lowest-Achieving Schools

Battelle for Kids is supporting professional development efforts related to:

  • Using linkage/roster verification to validate teacher value-added reports (Area C)
  • Using value-added information (Area B and C)
  • Using formative instructional practices (Area C)

Learn more about Race to the Top work related to linkage/roster verification, value-added information, and formative instructional practices:


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