RESA Score Reports to be released on June 1st


2016-2017 RESA Score Reports will be posted to the “Reports” section of the Candidate Dashboard on June 1, 2017. That morning, candidates will receive an email communication notifying them that their reports are available for download on the RESA system.

Until then, please enjoy the rest of the 2016-2017 school year and we’ll be back in touch next month!

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Final RESA Deadline just Days Away! Extended Help Desk Hours

The final RESA submission deadline is only a few days away. To support RESA candidates in this final push, we have expanded RESA Help Desk hours in the next few days. Agents are now standing by 7 days a week (hours below, at (855) 538-8634 or and available to assist candidates with any technical aspects of the RESA submission process.

Weekend coverage – 11-12th:  9 am – 5 pm
Extended weekday coverage: February 6-10, 13-14: 9 am – 7 pm
Extended day of deadline coverage: February 15: 9 am – …

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Helpful Guidance on the Formative and Summative Assessment Task, Due by February 15th

The Formative and Summative Assessment (Task 2) submission deadline is almost 20 days away – February 15 by 11:59 pm ET – for all 1st attempt candidates and for candidates who have not yet completed this task successfully. As we near this critical deadline, we would like to highlight key resources below and further underscore the importance of checking your evidence before you press submit.

Resources: The following resources are on the Resources Page and available to help you with the Formative and Summative Assessment Task:

Webinar with Task …

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Final RESA Task Deadline Approaching

Hello and happy new year! The second and final 2016-2017 RESA task submission deadline is fewer than 30 days away.

– First time RESA candidates must submit the Formative and Summative Assessment Task and the Second Lesson Cycle Task by February 15th, 2017 at 11:59 PM ET.

– Candidates retaking the RESA must submit all tasks (not previously passed) by February 15th, 2017 at 11:59 PM ET.

We urge you to view helpful task guidance materials such as Assessor Scoring Guides and Task Specific Webinars on the Resources Page. As always, the RESA Help …

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RESA Deadline Tonight at 11:59PM EST

RESA Deadline Tonight at 11:59PM EST

For first-time candidates, the submission deadline for the first lesson cycle (Task 1) and the communication and professional growth (Task 4) tasks is tonight (December 15) by 11:59 pm ET. Please complete your task forms and upload your evidence as soon as possible. Deadline extensions for this task will not be granted.

If you have any questions or technical issues, please call the Help Desk at (855) 538-8634 for immediate assistance. Our help desk is standing by all day today and is available to assist you until midnight ET.

When you have successfully submitted your …

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Extended Help Desk Hours

Extended Help Desk Hours:

As we near the first submission deadline (Thursday, Dec 15, 2016), we encourage you to call the Help Desk at (855) 538-8634 for immediate assistance if you have any questions or need help with technical issues.

To support candidates in the final days before the December 15th deadline, the RESA Help Desk has extended hours:

M-T (Dec. 12-13): 9 am – 7 pm ET
Dec. 14: 9 am – 10 pm ET
Dec. 15: 9 am – midnight ET


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Task Webinars Posted and Available on the Resources Page

Task Webinars Posted and Available on the Resources Page

Over the last three weeks, the Ohio RESA Team has held webinars with RESA author and national education expert, Mari Pearlman, on the individual RESA performance tasks. Links to recordings and slides from the sessions are listed below and have been posted on the Resources page. We urge all candidates and program coordinators to review these materials to help them better understand the tasks and improve their performance on the RESA.

Webinars and Screencast:

Special Webinar on the Lesson Cycle Tasks (slides, video)
Special Webinar on the Communication and Professional Growth …

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The 2016-2017 RESA Submission System is now Open!

On September 15th, the RESA Online Submission System launched for all registered RESA candidates. Going forward, RESA candidates who are registered in CORE after September 15th will be sent RESA account activation emails within a week of their registration date. Please make sure that your email addresses are up to date in CORE and please check your inboxes or spam folders for activation emails from Educopia. Congratulations for reaching this milestone in your residency!

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Special Webinars Scheduled for each of the RESA Performance Tasks

In September and October, the Ohio RESA team will be holding important webinars with RESA task authors and national education experts, Charlotte Danielson and Mari Pearlman. These webinars will serve to illuminate task requirements and performance goals for each of the 2016-2017 RESA performance tasks.  The Ohio RESA team will also answer any questions that Program Coordinators and Candidates might have as they go through the mentoring and completion process respectively.
Webinar Dates and Registration Information:
All of our webinars will be recorded and available to view on the Resources Page of …

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2016-2017 RESA Instrument, Participant Guide and Scoring Notes Now Available!

The Ohio RESA Team is happy to announce the launch of the 2016-17 RESA Instrument and Participant Guide, which can now be downloaded from the Ohio RESA Website. Also, in response to feedback from Ohio teachers and administrators, we have made some exciting enhancements for next year:

Teachers can now submit evidence from any year of practice from their experience in the Resident Educator Program;
We have reordered the task deadlines to give candidates more time to complete the Formative and Summative Assessment task;
We have released the …

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