Ohio Education Daily News Summary

 Sign up to receive the Daily News Summary.

May 29, 2015


State Education News

Senate leader disagrees with House on school-funding plan
Columbus Dispatch                                                                5/29/2015

A legislative school-funding fight could be looming large in the coming weeks as the Senate…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/05/29/lawmakers-disagree-on-school-funds.html


Medicaid cuts could put Ohio babies at risk, advocates say
Columbus Dispatch                                                                5/29/2015

Health-care advocates say a state plan to scale back Medicaid coverage for low-income pregnant…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/05/29/cuts-could-put-ohio-babies-at-risk.html


Attendance foremost on Youngstown's distress commission's agenda
Youngstown Vindicator                                                           5/29/2015

Members of the Youngstown School District Academic Distress Commission…

http://www.vindy.com/news/2015/may/28/attendance-foremost-youngstowns-academic-distress-/?nw

 

Op/Ed

What Makes Summer Programs Work for Middle Schoolers
Education Week                                                                   5/29/2015

We know that summer learning can increase student achievement…

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2015/05/29/what-makes-summer-programs-work-for-middle.html

 

National Education News

New law overhauls special education funding in Tennessee
Nashville Tennessean                                                             5/29/2015

A bill passed by Tennessee lawmakers could give parents of severely disabled children…

http://www.tennessean.com/story/news/education/2015/05/19/new-law-overhauls-special-education-funding-tennessee/27591917/

 

Local Education News

A new era begins for Lancaster City Schools
Lancaster Eagle-Gazette                                                          5/29/2015

The first of five new elementary schools being built in the Lancaster City School…

http://www.lancastereaglegazette.com/story/news/local/2015/05/29/mount-pleasant-elementary-school-opens/28134275/


Youngstown mayor says he’d oversee schools, if asked
Youngstown Vindicator                                                           5/29/2015

Mayor John McNally wants to be actively involved in the process to select…

http://www.vindy.com/news/2015/may/29/mayor-says-hed-oversee-schools-if-asked/


Students urge Ashtabula to switch to 'green' cafeteria trays
Ashtabula Star-Beacon                                                            5/29/2015

A group of environmentally minded students wants the Ashtabula Area City School…

http://www.starbeacon.com/news/students-urge-ashtabula-school-district-to-switch-to-green-cafeteria/article_b003bef1-f04b-57b2-8e70-1998f2d33214.html


Police investigating school sexting incidents
Cincinnati Enquirer                                                                5/29/2015

Reading High School students were disciplined and police are investigating…

http://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2015/05/28/police-investigating-school-sexting-incident/28063635/


Mentor approves contract with Mentor Classified Employees
Willoughby News Herald                                                         5/29/2015

Mentor Classified Employees will see a base salary increase over the next two years after…

http://www.news-herald.com/general-news/20150528/mentor-school-board-approves-contract-with-mentor-classified-employees


Improving the academics in Youngstown
WYTV                                                                                5/29/2015

The efforts to improve the academic problems in the Youngstown…

http://mms.tveyes.com/Transcript.asp?StationID=4390&DateTime=5%2F28%2F2015+5%3A32%3A36+PM&Term=Board+of+Education&PlayClip=TRUE

 

Higher Education News

Is it too easy to cheat in online college courses
Columbus Dispatch                                                                5/29/2015

An Ohio State student’s entrepreneurial approach to academics cost almost two dozen…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/05/29/cheating-in-online-course-raises-questions.html

 

Editorial

Lavish spending should be outed
Columbus Dispatch                                                                5/29/2015

State audits of government spending and operations are conducted to find and expose violations…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2015/05/29/1-lavish-spending-should-be-outed.html

Displaying results 1-1 (of 16)
‹‹12345678910...››