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11/8/2019

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria Celebrates 2019 Milken Educator Awardee at Harding Early College School

By: Staff Blogger

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria visited Harding Early College School in Fairport Harbor Exempted Village Schools. He was there to help surprise the teachers, staff and students
with the news that one of their science teachers, Nathan Yaussy, is a 2019 Milken Educator awardee. Congratulations, Mr. Yaussy, and thank you to the Milken Family Foundation for honoring great teachers.

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11/8/2019

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria Attends 2019 Latino Education Summit

By: Staff Blogger

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria addressed attendees of the Ohio Latino Affairs Commission’s Latino Education Summit. He also presented the Rev. Luis Vizcarrondo, Jr. with the Premio La Cumbre Award. This award is given to Ohio Latinos who have inspired other Latinos in the realm of education.

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11/5/2019

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria Attends New Skills for Youth Convening

By: Staff Blogger

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria participated in a panel discussion at the New Skills for Youth Convening to discuss the impact of New Skills for Youth in Ohio.

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11/1/2019

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria Visits Boyd E. Smith Elementary School

By: Staff Blogger

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria visited Boyd E. Smith Elementary School in Milford Exempted Village Schools. This school is a 2019 National Blue Ribbon School and the home of Lisa Holt-Taylor, a recipient of the 2019 Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching.

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11/1/2019

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria Visits Blanchester High School

By: Staff Blogger

State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria visited Blanchester High School in Blanchester City Schools. Blanchester High School is the home of Regional State Board District 10 Teacher of the Year, Andrea Harpen.

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