Kindergarten Readiness Assessment Revised Updates Aug 16, 2022

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School Administrator’s Guide to the KRA-R

The School Administrator’s Guide to the KRA-R is quick guide designed to help principals and school administrators support the implementation of the KRA-R in their building. The guide also includes an embedded recording of a KRA-R Implementation Webinar for Principals and School Administrators.

Updated Links and Resources

The KRA for Administrators Webpage includes updated links for the KReady Online Data Manager User Manual, the KReady System and ELA & KRA App Technical Specifications, and the KReady Data Guidelines. The Data Manager Guidelines Website includes resources for data managers and administrators, previously recorded Webinars and additional support information. The Ohio K12 Help Team continues to provide support for data managers, administrators and teachers and their use of the KReady system. Visit to find answers to frequently asked questions or to submit a ticket for technical assistance.

Data Manager Training Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 11 a.m. – noon

This webinar is for new data managers and will provide information on using the Ready for Kindergarten Online (KReady) system for the Early Learning Assessment (ELA) and Kindergarten Readiness Assessment Revised (KRA-R). This session will provide detailed information related to data preparation and loading student, teacher, and enrollment data for the Fall 2022 administration window.

Registration Link:

Teacher Training Virtual training events will run through the end of September. Directions are found on the KRA for Teachers Webpage under Teacher Training. Teachers must follow the steps outlined in the KRA-R Online Professional Development User Guideto complete self-paced online modules and a content assessment in KReady prior to registering in STARS for a virtual session. All participants are placed on the wait list in STARS until verification that they have completed the prework in KReady. Teachers should only register for one session in STARS.

For policy and implementation questions:

For more information about the KRA-R, please go to the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment website or send an email to

For technical questions, please contact the Help Desk:

844-K12-OHIO (844-512-6446)


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