Ohio's Accessibility Manual with Appendices


2017 Update

Ohio's Accessibility Manual with Appendices

 The newly revised 2017 Ohio’s Accessibility Manual with Appendices has been posted to the Department website.

:http://education.ohio.gov/getattachment/Topics/Testing/Special-Testing-Accomodations/Accommodations-on-State-Assessments/OHAccessManual_FULL_JAN2017.pdf.aspx

As with many of the resources you maintain and with which parent mentors should become familiar, this manual provides guidance to parents and school staff when determining accessibility for all student taking  Ohio’s State Tests for students in grades 3-8 and the high school mathematics, English, science and social studies tests.  This guidance will be instrumental in developing a student’s IEP.

A useful feature of this document is that it provides easy to follow updates. Consequential changes and updates are noted in red throughout the document.