Online Resources

Resources for Families

Ohio Department of Education Homepage

Ohio Department of Education Family Homepage
Offers a list of programs and opportunities for parents to get more involved in their children’s education, information on Ohio’s education system, and links to educational tools and additional resources.

Public Libraries By County Web Site
To search for public libraries in your county, see this Web site.

Resources for Educators

Ohio Department of Education Homepage - Test blueprints, manuals and practice tests
This page can be used to link to the Ohio Department of Education Web page that has achievement assessment information for teachers and administrators, including test blueprints, manuals and practice tests.

Ohio’s Instructional Management System

  • On the Instructional Management System (IMS), you can find the information and tools you need to plan and implement standards-based education.
  • The IMS contains Ohio’s Academic Content Standards and Model Curricula.
  • The Assessment section contains released items from state achievement assessments.
  • Exemplar lessons and units developed by teams of Ohioans are found in the Teaching, Learning, Lessons, and Units section.
  • The Research, Resources and Tools section summarizes research in each content area and provides other curricular tools.

STARS - System to Achieve Results for Students
Calendar and registration for high-quality, standards-aligned professional development.

Ohio Resource Center for Mathematics, Science and Reading
A wealth of support for standards-based education, including peer-reviewed lessons aligned to Ohio’s academic content standards, professional development resources, assessment and general education resources.