- Judge blocks Ohio from withholding $11 million from Columbus City Schools
- Mar 28, 8:28 AM: Columbus City Schools won't have to pay an $11 million fine for failing to bus private school children.
- Commentary: Cleveland charter school uses public dollars to fight union drive
- > Mar 25, 8:29 AM: Teachers at Menlo Park Academy come to work every day to shape the minds and inspire the dreams of young Clevelanders. They are in the middle of a union drive at the privately operated, publicly funded charter school,
- K-12 public school enrollment still down after pandemic
- Mar 17, 6:04 AM: Public school enrollment across the state fell during the COVID pandemic, accelerating a trend that has occurred over the last two decades.
- Data shows Hamilton's co-teaching collaborative is helping bridge COVID learning loss
- > Mar 9, 10:12 AM: "We kind of thought outside the box and took an innovative approach where we put our money into our people,” said Andrea Blevins, associate superintendent for the Hamilton City School District. “We put two teachers in each
- Graham School in Columbus offers high school seniors a chance to 'Walkabout' careers
- > Mar 9, 9:34 AM: At Graham, Walkabout is specifically for 12th grade students who want to develop their skills and abilities outside of a traditional classroom setting, according to the school website. Usually held during the second
- Teachers at Menlo Park Academy in Cleveland seek to unionize
- Mar 7, 8:21 AM: Teachers at Menlo Park Academy public charter school are trying to unionize, and they're currently waiting on a decision from the National Labor Relations Board.
- Bill seeks to address learning loss
- > Mar 3, 7:20 AM: Senate Bill 306 would require the Department of Higher Education to work with Education Service Centers, the Ohio Department of Education, and our schools to develop a training program that can be used by individuals who
- Dayton-area schools invest millions of federal COVID relief dollars in ventilation
- > Feb 28, 9:48 AM: Dayton and Centerville are among a wave of school districts spending millions of their federal COVID relief dollars to upgrade their ventilation systems, an investment experts say is overdue for many types of buildings to
- Eight ways Ohio Republicans are working to remake public education
- Feb 23, 6:43 AM: Ohio GOP lawmakers have proposed several reforms to public K-12 education, including a universal voucher program and changes to how often school board members are elected.
- ‘Backpack’ bill gives Ohio students choices
- > Feb 16, 9:46 AM: Ohio parents dissatisfied with their children’s public school education could opt into a program allowing them to use state dollars to send their children to private schools or to take advantage of other educational
- Dayton startup wants to fill the gaps in educational environment
- > Feb 14, 10:01 AM: Just Like Me Presents currently provides supplemental teaching materials and a condensed curriculum to parents, teachers and organizations. Person’s goal for 2022 is to open a 30-student class for grades K-2 in her
- Kramer Elementary principal says school staff is ‘thinking outside of the box’ as it navigates pandemic-era learning
- > Jan 21, 8:41 AM: An innovation this school year was establishing students in “pods” of four – reorganized each month – to provide them with interactions with other students but also limit contact with larger numbers of students to decrease
- Attorney: Ohio kids merely 'income statements on a balance sheet' to school voucher opponent
- > Jan 21, 8:22 AM: For the past two decades, Ohio has made a simple promise to its parents: If your child is zoned to attend a poorly performing school or if your family meets certain income guidelines, your child can receive a scholarship
- 'I fear that they'll regress.' Remote learning a challenge for kindergarten teacher, class
- > Jan 20, 7:02 AM: Cincinnati Public Schools went virtual last week after officials said there were major staffing shortages districtwide. Other local school districts canceled school days, went remote or added temporary mask mandates in the
- Cincinnati Public Schools' board votes for full remote learning
- Jan 11, 9:38 AM: Cincinnati Public Schools' board voted Monday night to switch to remote learning district-wide. This comes as the district faces staffing shortages due to COVID-19.
- Ohio district sues state over $700,000 fine for failing to bus non-public kids
- Jan 11, 9:27 AM: Groveport Madison Schools is suing the Ohio Department of Education over a $698,000 fine for failing to bus private and charter school children.
- Husted defends Ohio private school voucher program facing legal challenge
- Jan 11, 6:59 AM: Lt. Gov. Jon Husted, who was Ohio House speaker when EdChoice passed in 2005, says families continue to support the vouchers today.
- EdChoice voucher use increasing, especially in Montgomery County
- > Jan 10, 9:13 AM: The number of K-12 students attending private schools via state-paid EdChoice vouchers has skyrocketed both locally and statewide in recent years, and now a lawsuit is challenging the legality of that system.
- Some Reynoldsburg, Columbus schools will continue remote learning due to staff shortages
- Jan 10, 7:25 AM: After going remote last week due to staffing and bus shortages, some students at Reynoldsburg City Schools and Columbus City Schools will continue online learning this week.
- Local schools hope to change voucher system, bring money to public schools with lawsuit
- Jan 10, 6:55 AM: Three local school districts in Ashland and Wayne counties are a part of a group of nearly 100 schools that filed a lawsuit against the state that questions the validity of the school voucher system.
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