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October 31, 2014


State Education News

Students will benefit from SME grant
Marion Star                                                                                     10/31/2014

Tri-Rivers Career Center is one of six schools nationwide to receive funding from SME…

http://www.marionstar.com/story/news/local/2014/10/30/tri-rivers-students-will-benefit-sme-grant/18197123/


Youngstown board members, supt to undergo training
Youngstown Vindicator                                                                    10/31/2014

Training for city school board members, Superintendent Connie Hathorn and other members of the administration…

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/oct/30/youngstown-school-board-members-superintendent-und/?nw

 

Op/Ed

An Open Letter
Education Week                                                                              10/31/2014

In the interest of seeding progress, not scoring points, I offer the following feedback to…

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/11/05/11cunningham.h34.html


Four Solutions to Public School Problems
Education Week                                                                              10/31/2014

If there is one thing I've learned in my three decades representing educators and being a teacher…

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/10/22/09weingarten.h34.html

 

National Education News

Cheating cited in withholding of SAT scores
Columbus Dispatch                                                                          10/31/2014

The announcement by administrators of the SAT college entrance test that scores are being withheld for students…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/national_world/2014/10/30/cheating-cited-in-withholding-of-sat-scores.html


Ed. Startups Get Money, Advice
Education Week                                                                              10/31/2014

Education technology entrepreneurs trying to make it in the often insular and opaque school market…

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/10/29/10sbir.h34.html

 

Local Education News

Ex-principal who got bonus says he was forced out because of race
Columbus Dispatch                                                                          10/31/2014

A Columbus principal who was forced out for manipulating data is claiming the school district targeted him for termination…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/10/30/ex-principal-sues-says-he-was-fired-for-race.html


Arrests tied to school break-ins
Chillicothe Gazette                                                                          10/31/2014

Police on Thursday confirmed the arrests of three people sought in connection with…

http://www.chillicothegazette.com/story/news/crime/2014/10/30/arrests-tied-school-break-ins/18206113/


Columbus school board approves support-staff contract
Columbus Dispatch                                                                          10/31/2014

The Columbus Board of Education unanimously approved a new three-year union contract for more than 3,000 nonteaching…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/10/30/Columbus_school_board_approves_support_staff_contract.htm


Costumed superheroes delight kids at hospital
Toledo Blade                                                                                   10/31/2014

A plot by the diabolical Dr. Trickster to destroy Toledo’s happy Halloween was foiled…

http://www.toledoblade.com/Police-Fire/2014/10/31/Costumed-superheroes-delight-kids-at-hospital.html

 

Higher Education News

U.S. places new student debt rules on for-profit colleges
Minneapolis Star-Tribune                                                                 10/31/2014

The U.S. Department of Education on Thursday outlined new rules that could restrict the use…

http://www.startribune.com/business/280940092.html


Countries where Americans can study at universities for free (or almost free)
Washington Post                                                                             10/31/2014

Since 1985, U.S. college costs have surged by about 500 percent, and tuition fees keep rising…

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2014/10/29/7-countries-where-americans-can-study-at-universities-in-english-for-free-or-almost-free/

 

Editorial

Cleveland voters must turn out for Issue 4
Cleveland Plain Dealer                                                                     10/31/2014

Because of a lackluster gubernatorial race, Cleveland voters might be tempted to stay home for the midterm elections…

http://www.cleveland.com/opinion/index.ssf/2014/10/voters_should_support_issue_4.html


Vet school adds luster to Ohio State
Columbus Dispatch                                                                          10/31/2014

Mention “top teaching and research hospital” and “Ohio State University” and most people naturally think of the Wexner…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2014/10/31/vet-school-adds-luster-to-osu.html
 

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