State Board of Education Committee to Meet March 27 to Discuss Medicaid Schools Program
Release date: 3/19/2013
COLUMBUS – The Legislative and Budget Committee of the State Board of Education will meet on Wednesday, March 27, at 1 p.m., at the Ohio Department of Education, 25 S. Front Street, Columbus.
The topic of the meeting is the Medicaid Schools program.
The Legislative and Budget Committee is charged with reviewing existing budget and legislative policy recommendations and providing the full board with recommendations regarding new legislation.
The State Board of Education has set education policy and directed the planning and evaluative functions of Ohio’s public schools, as well as appointed and evaluated the superintendent of public instruction, since 1956. The vision of the State Board is for all students to graduate well prepared for success. The State Board is made up of 19 members, including 11 elected and eight appointed members. The chairs of the education committees of the Ohio House of Representatives and Ohio Senate serve as ex officio members.