Voice Recognition

State Support Team

Serving school districts in Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Knox, Marion, Medina, Morrow, Richland, Seneca, and Wyandot Counties in Ohio

Diverse Learners

Diverse Learners

Each and every learner is diverse!  Planning intentionally for learner variability is the key to insuring that instruction is accessible to ALL, and every learner is successful in meeting the expectations established by Ohio’s Learning Standards.

Crestview teachers interviewed by Loudi Lord Nelson on their work in UDL.  Click on the link and check out the video/podcast!

Instructional Supports

Rules, Regulations and Guidance

ODE Forms
The Office for Exceptional Children (Ohio Department of Education) has revised the state’s Evaluation Team Report (ETR) and Individualized Education Program (IEP) forms. The new forms now have tool tips throughout, providing guidance while educators complete them. The new forms are available online for use. They are required for the 2018-2019 school year.

Universal Support Materials
This page contains universal support materials that provide guidance for completing the ETR and IEP forms and other basic IDEA guidance.

Essential ETR, IEP and Post-Secondary Transition Livebinder
The Office for Exceptional Children has developed resources for Essential Individual Education Program (IEP), Evaluation Team Report (ETR) and Post-Secondary Transition for use by educators and parents.

A Guide to Parent Rights in Special Education
A special education procedural safeguards notice, A Guide to Parent Rights in Special Education, is available for district and parent use. This publication replaces the earlier procedural safeguards notice, Whose IDEA Is This? It is available in several languages.

The consultants from the State Support Team Region 7 partner with districts and agencies to build internal capacity by providing professional development, coaching and technical assistance.

Please feel free to contact the individuals listed below for more information.

Ed KapelEd Kapel, Consultant
[email protected]
Phone: 419.747.4808