Ohio Education Daily News Summary

 Sign up to receive the Daily News Summary.

May 1, 2015


State Education News

State gives most Stark schools a 'C' on reading improvement
Canton Repository                                                                  5/1/2015

Stark County schools have done an average job of helping struggling young readers get back on track…

http://www.cantonrep.com/article/20150430/NEWS/150439854


Panel recommends fewer tests, wants them at year's end
Columbus Dispatch                                                                  5/1/2015

Ohio students would take fewer tests and they would be administered closer to the end of the school…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/04/30/senate-panel-fewer-tests.html


Budget director takes issue with House spending plan
Lorain Morning Journal                                                             5/1/2015

Ohio’s budget director took issue Thursday with changes the…

http://www.morningjournal.com/general-news/20150430/ohio-budget-director-takes-issue-with-house-spending-plan


Fewer Ohioans taking, passing GED test
WEWS                                                                                 5/1/2015

Fewer Ohioans are taking and passing the GED since…

http://www.newsnet5.com/news/education/fewer-ohioans-taking-passing-ged-test

 

Op/Ed

My Favorite Teachers Use Social Media
Education Week                                                                     5/1/2015

If teachers want to better understand how social media can affect a student's desire to learn…

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2015/04/22/my-favorite-teachers-use-social-media-a.html

 

National Education News

More Rigorous GED Spurs Jitters, Competition
Education Week                                                                     5/1/2015

The transition last year to a newer, more rigorous General Educational Development exam…

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2015/05/01/more-rigorous-ged-spurs-jitters-competition.html

 

Local Education News

Documents show Columbus audit started, then stalled
Columbus Dispatch                                                                  5/1/2015

Responding to attacks by his…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/04/29/ginther-school-audit.html


Upper Arlington OKs fiber-optic deal for schools, library
Columbus Dispatch                                                                  5/1/2015

The Upper Arlington City Council approved a memorandum of understanding on…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/05/01/upper-arlington-oks-fiber-optic-deal.html


Vermilion students plant tree in observance of Arbor Day
Lorain Morning Journal                                                             5/1/2015

Despite the brisk spring air and drizzling rain, Vermilion High School seniors took part in an Arbor Day…

http://www.morningjournal.com/general-news/20150430/vermilion-high-school-students-plant-tree-in-observance-of-arbor-day


Lorain Co's fight against drug addiction, overdoses rages on
Lorain Morning Journal                                                             5/1/2015

The drug abuse epidemic in Lorain County has claimed another victim…

http://www.morningjournal.com/general-news/20150425/lorain-countys-fight-against-drug-addiction-overdoses-rages-on?source=most_viewed

 

Higher Education News

College for the Masses
New York Times                                                                     5/1/2015

Growing up in Miami in the 1990s, Carlos Escanilla was a lot more interested in hanging out…

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/26/upshot/college-for-the-masses.html?_r=0&abt=0002&abg=0

 

Editorial

A good incentive
Columbus Dispatch                                                                  5/1/2015

As Ohio gets more serious about helping high-school students get an…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2015/05/01/1-a-good-incentive.html
 

Displaying results 15-15 (of 17)
‹‹...11121314151617››