New! KRA – Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (Hybrid)

October 6, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kindergarten Readiness Assessment

Hybrid KRA Training: October 6, 2017

This hybrid training will be conducted on October 6, 2017, by Linda Bass-Johnoff, M.Ed., for newly hired kindergarten teachers for the 2017-2018 school year who have not received trained and certification in administering the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (KRA).

In this hybrid format, teachers will attend a face-to-face professional development and then complete online assessments plus the content and simulation assessments on their own.

  • understand the purpose and structure of the assessment,
  • prepare for test administration,
  • use assessment technologies,
  • score items,
  • test security,
  • administer the assessment to children with disabilities and English language learners,
  • report and use assessment results, and communicate with families about the assessment and results.

Notes & Information


The face-to-face training will be conducted from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on October 6, 2017, and is presented by Linda Bass-Johnoff, M.Ed. The training will take place at the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West in Toledo, Ohio. Twelve hours [12] of Ohio-Approved Credit is available for the training.

Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West

2275 Collingwood Blvd., Toledo, Ohio

Registration Options


Participants can register through the Ohio Department of Education’s STARS portal or use the State Support Team Region 1 online registration form. If using STARS, participants must search and register for the individual date.