Getting Started

Becoming a Data Manager

You must be verified as a Data Manager in OEDS prior to having access to the Ready for Kindergarten Online System as a data manager. Once you are set up as Data Manager in OEDS, your account will be created for system access. Click below for more information.

Access the Ready for Kindergarten Online System

You will receive an email once your account is set up. Check your email. Please note the link to set your password is only active for 24 hours. Check your SPAM folders and contact the Help Desk if no message is received in the appropriate timeframe.

Data Manager Training

KRA-R/ELA DM Webinar: Questions + Answers
Oct 20, 2020
10:00a – 11:00a

Current data managers will have the opportunity to ask questions in advance and receive responses from members of the KRA-R/ELA leadership and support team.  The team will address questions specific to the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment-Revised (KRA-R) and Early Learning Assessment (ELA) from topics submitted by assessment/data managers across the state via a survey.  Participants will be in listen only mode and will receive answers to questions submitted to the team via chat/Q+A and live during this session.  (60 mins)

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Using the Bulk Loader

Adding Students and Users with the Bulk Loader (9 mins)

Adding a Students Manually (2 mins)

Managing the Assessment

Updating User Accounts

Updates must be made manually when a user’s email, name or password changes,  prior to completing any uploads in bulk using the teachers template.

Student Transfers

Internal Transfers (30 secs)

External Transfers (50 secs)

Reporting Data

Submitting Reports

The following provides information specific to reporting assessment information to the Ohio Department of Education from the Ready for Kindergarten Online System for the ELA and KRA programs.

Data Downloads Report

Accessing the Data Downloads Report  (1 min)

Additional Video Resources

KRA-R+ELA Playlist/

11 Videos

ELA Playlist

2 Videos

KRA-R Playlist

10 Videos

Contact Support

Support via our webform during normal business hours
M-F 8:00am – 4:00pm 

Telephone Support
844-K12-OHIO [844-512-6446] 
M-F 8:30am – 3:30pm