KRA | Kindergarten Readiness Assessment Initial 2-Day Training

Kindergarten Readiness Assessment Initial 2-Day Training

 

This training is designed ONLY for newly hired kindergarten teachers for the 2019-2020 school year who have not received training and certification in administering the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (KRA). The training consists of two days of in-person training presented by Heather Gaskins, M.F.C.S.

Teachers will attend the training and complete the content and simulation assessments. Topics covered will include the

  • purpose and structure of the assessment,
  • preparation for administration and test security,
  • using the technologies,
  • scoring items,
  • administration for students with disabilities and for English language learners,
  • reporting the assessment results,
  • communicating with families about the results, and
  • using the assessment results to inform instruction.

The training will be conducted from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on August 28 and 29, 2019, at the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West in Toledo, Ohio. Twelve [12] of Ohio-Approved Credit is available for the training.

Note: All participants must bring a laptop loaded with the updated Google Chrome or Firefox browser and headphones.

Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West

 

The Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West is located at 2275 Collingwood Boulevard in Toledo, Ohio. A map with directions to this location is embedded below and available online.

 

Registration Options

 

Participants can register through the Ohio Department of Education’s OH|ID Portal* or use the State Support Team 1 online registration form.