Required New Academic Content Standards be written by the end of 2001.
No Child Left Behind Act
Presdient George W. Bush signed the NCLB Act into law at Hamilton High School in Hamilton, Ohio
Amended Substitute Senate Bill 311
Added a flexible graduation requirement for Financial Literacy to be taught at the High School Level before graduation.
Amended Substitute House Bill 1
Called for the revision of Ohio's Academic Content Standards and a new assessment program. It also suspended / eliminated the 5th and 8th Grade OAA for the Social Studies.
House Bill 494
Bill to allow more time for the adoption of standards and model curricula for science, social studies, and financial literacy and entrepreneurship.
Amended Substitute Senate Bill 165
Required students to study the Founding Documents as part of their 4th and 8th Grade studies courses and high school American History and Government Course. It also required end of course exams for American History and American Government at the High School Level.
House Bill 59 - Biennium Budget
House Bill 555
Changed Grade Level for new Elementary and Secondary Social Assessments from Grades 5 and 8 to Grades 4 and 6. OCSS pushed for this change to help ensure that elementary students are given adequate instructional time for social studies.
House Bill 193 - House Bill 487
Approx. 09/15/2013 - Approx. June 30, 2014
Language that would specify that elementary social studies assessments would be suspended in time of economic hardship.
State BOE passes resolution for a World History Graduation Requirement
Amendment added to Ohio State Board of Education's Graduation Requirements Emergency Resolution (Passes 10-4)
Amended SB 96 Passes the Ohio Senate 31-1
If passed, SB 96 would require students to take 1 unit of World History and civilizations in high school before graduation.
Ohio Academic Content Standards
Approx. 01/01/2003 - 06/10/2012
Ohio's New Learning Standards
Approx. 06/11/2012 - Approx. 06/01/2020
CCSS History and Social Studies Literacy Standards
Approx. 07/01/2012 - Approx. 07/01/2020
College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework
Approx. 10/15/2013 - Approx. 07/01/2020
Ohio Proficiency Test - Citizenship
Approx. 08/01/1994 - 06/10/2005
Students were required to take Citizenship Tests at Grades 4,6, and 9th Grade.
Ohio Achievement Assessment and Ohio Graduation Test
Approx. 08/1/2005 - 06/10/2015
5th and 8th Grade Social Studies OAA Suspended / Eliminated
07/29/2009 - Approx. 06/30/14
Last Administration of the OGT
New 4th and 6th Grade SS Tests / HSl End-of Course Exams Administered