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State Educator Evaluation Systems

State Educator Evaluation Systems

The ESC of Central Ohio provides credential training in alignment with the state educator evaluation systems. Trainings include:

  • Ohio Teacher Evaluation System 1.0 (OTES 1.0) 
  • Ohio Teacher Evaluation System 2.0 (OTES 2.0)
  • Ohio Teacher Evaluation System 2.0 Bridge
  • Ohio Teacher Evaluation System 2.0 Bridge Training in the ODE Learning Management System (LMS) – asynchronous/synchronous
  • Ohio Principal Evaluation System (OPES)
  • Ohio School Counselor Evaluation System (OSCES)
Registration for Educator Evaluation System trainings is in STARS through your OH/ID Portal account (formerly your SAFE account).  When doing an Event Search, use the keyword OTES, OPES, or OSCES.  For the OTES 2.0 Bridge training in the LMS, participants must also contact a State Trainer at their local ESC to determine who is facilitating the Bridge sessions in the LMS prior to enrolling.

For more information on OTES, OPES or OSCES, please contact [email protected].

UPCOMING TRAININGS

OTES 1.0 | Ohio Teacher Evaluation System Training (original version for new evaluators)

This three-day training led by State Trainers is required for all new evaluators in districts NOT implementing OTES 2.0 in the 2021-2022 school year.  The training will prepare participants for the online credentialing test for OTES 1.0 through NIET.  Sessions will be virtual, synchronous through Zoom.
 
  • July 27-29, 2021
 

OTES 2.0 |  Ohio Teacher Evaluation System Training (2.0 version for new evaluators)

This three-day training led by State Trainers is required for all new evaluators in districts implementing OTES 2.0 in the 2021-2022 school year.  The training will prepare participants for the online credentialing test for OTES 2.0 through The Insight ADVANCE Team.   Sessions will be virtual, synchronous through Zoom.

  • April 28-30, 2021
  • June 28-30, 2021
  • July 21-23, 2021

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OTES 2.0 Bridge | Ohio Teacher Evaluation System 2.0 Bridge Training  (for experienced, credentialed evaluators transitioning to 2.0)

This two-day training led by State Trainers is required for all credentialed evaluators who have previously completed the original OTES 1.0 three-day training and passed the online credentialing test for 1.0.  It will provide a transition from the original OTES 1.0 framework, rubric, and model to the new OTES 2.0 framework, rubric, and model.  The training will prepare participants for the new 2.0 online credentialing test through The Insight ADVANCE Team.  Sessions will be virtual, synchronous through Zoom.  Dates listed below are open to all participants.

  • April 13-14, 2021
  • April 19-20, 2021
  • April 26-27, 2021
  • June 16-17, 2021
  • July 19-20, 2021
  • July 21-22, 2021
  • August 11-12, 2021
  • August 25-26, 2021
  • September 8-9, 2021

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OTES 2.0 LMS | Ohio Teacher Evaluation System 2.0 Bridge Training in the ODE Learning Management System (LMS) (asynchronous/synchronous)

OTES 2.0 Bridge sessions in the ODE Learning Management System (LMS) are offered through local ESCs, as needed.  The LMS training is virtual (both asynchronous and synchronous) facilitated by State Trainers affiliated with the sponsoring ESC.  Each participant will complete six modules, submit reflections and activities, and participate in group chats led by the facilitators.  They will also be required to join several group meet-ups.  The training will prepare participants for the new 2.0 online credentialing test through The Insight ADVANCE Team.

  • Summer 2021 LMS Training (Dates TBD based on need)
                     
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OPES | Ohio Principal Evaluation System Evaluator Training

This two-day training led by State Trainers is required to become a credentialed evaluator for principals.  The training will prepare participants for the online credentialing test for OPES through NIET.  Sessions will be virtual, synchronous through Zoom.

  • July 28-29, 2021
  • August 2-3, 2021
  • September 2021 (Dates TBD)

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OSCES | Ohio School Counselor Evaluation System Evaluator Training

This one-day training led by State Trainers is required to become a credentialed evaluator for school counselors. There is no online credentialing test required.

  • June 4, 2021
  • June 25, 2021
  • August 20, 2021
  • September 21, 2021
  • October 5, 2021

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