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March 18, 2014

State Education News

Area superintendents weigh in on drug policies
Youngstown Vindicator                                                                      3/18/2014

In Austintown, the school district has implemented a drug policy for new hires…


Alliance BOE to consider restructuring proposals
Canton Repository                                                                             3/18/2014

When the city school board meets Monday night, it will have at least two options to consider for restructuring the district’s three elementary…



National Education News

Innovative Ed. Model Challenges Teachers to Adjust
Education Week                                                                                3/18/2014

Another first-period engineering class has just been derailed by a series of small frustrations: Students strolling in late…


At least 20 Ore. students suspended because of tweet
USA Today                                                                                        3/18/2014

At least 20 high school students here were suspended over a tweet…



Local Education News

‘Finger gun’ penalty upheld
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            3/18/2014

A Columbus schools hearing officer has upheld the 3-day suspension of a fifth-grader…


Lorain, Amherst schools set calamity make-up days
Lorain Morning Journal                                                                      3/18/2014

Two school districts handled making up calamity days differently as school boards in Amherst and Lorain…


Marion administrators encourage preschool registration
Marion Star                                                                                       3/18/2014

Students in Jennifer Myers’ preschool class were very lively Monday afternoon…


Perrysburg introduces school resource officer
Toledo Blade                                                                                     3/18/2014

Perrysburg Police Officer Mark Lepkowski was introduced as the first-ever school resource officer for Perrysburg…


Monroe Public Schools to extend until late June
Toledo Blade                                                                                     3/18/2014

Students in Monroe Public Schools will attend classes…


Richmond Heights officials arraigned on felony charges
Willoughby News Herald                                                                    3/18/2014

The Richmond Heights Schools superintendent and the district’s director of buildings and grounds were arraigned…



Higher Education News

Recommendation: Cut college algebra for some students
Dayton Daily News                                                                            3/18/2014

A committee of educators has recommended eliminating college algebra requirements for some students because those requirements…


Colleges seeking autonomy from state system
Johnstown Tribune                                                                            3/18/2014

Opening an escape hatch for universities to flee the state’s higher education system is an idea…




Charter Schools
New York Times                                                                                3/18/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio campaigned on the promise of re-evaluating the practice of co-locating charter and noncharter…


San Diego Unified: Students first — or adult employees
San Diego Union Tribune                                                                   3/18/2014

A landmark lawsuit, Vergara vs. California, is now playing out in a Los Angeles courtroom…


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