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January 17-20, 2015


State Education News

Districts preparing for online state tests
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

Many of the freshman English students at Worthington Kilbourne High School have taken tests…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/01/19/districts-preparing-for-online-state-tests.html


Vouchers available to more Ohio students
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

Students at more than 250 of Ohio’s worst-performing schools, including 73…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/01/20/vouchers-available-to-more.html

 

National Education News

51% of students in U.S. public schools live in poverty
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

For the first time in at least 50 years, a majority of U.S. public-school students come from low-income…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/national_world/2015/01/17/51-of-students-in-public-school-live-in-poverty.html


Pizza days boost kids’ calorie and fat intake
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

On any given day, a large proportion of kids and adolescents eat pizza - and on…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/life_and_entertainment/2015/01/19/0119-Pizza-days-boost-kids-calorie-and-fat-intake.html

 

Local Education News

When should Greater Cleveland schools call a snow day
Cleveland Plain Dealer                                                                       1/20/2015

Greater Cleveland's winter so far has not matched last year's either for snow or record- setting cold temperatures…

http://www.cleveland.com/faces-of-the-suns/index.ssf/2015/01/post_14.html


Fostoria youth share The Dream
Fostoria Review Times                                                                       1/20/2015

As Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. expressed his feelings towards equality through words…

http://reviewtimes.com/local-news/2015/01/20/fostoria-youth-share-the-dream/


School Safety
Athens Messenger                                                                            1/20/2015

School safety drills may be more important than ever given the tragedies at Sandy Hook Elementary

http://www.athensohiotoday.com/news/school-safety/article_e562f19d-8459-5a22-8a7e-2336587b71c4.html


Timken-McKinley merger would save at least $1.2 million
Canton Repository                                                                             1/20/2015

The proposed merger of Timken and McKinley high schools could save the Canton City School

http://www.cantonrep.com/article/20150120/NEWS/150129976


Attendance doubles for annual King Day march in Columbus
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

It could have been the recent protests across the country in response to several incidents

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/01/19/Martin-Luther-King-Day-events.html


Springfield middle schools rolling out laptops
Springfield News-Sun                                                                        1/20/2015

About 1,150 seventh and eighth graders at Springfield City schools will have their own assigned

http://www.springfieldnewssun.com/news/news/local-education/springfield-middle-schools-rolling-out-laptops-for/njqML/


Orrville to receive 3-D images of schools
Wooster Daily Record                                                                        1/20/2015

A vendor has been hired to create 3-D images of all the spaces in the school, as well as an interactive…

http://the-daily-record.com/local%20news/2015/01/20/orrville-to-receive-3-d-images-of-schools

 

Higher Education News

30,000 sign on for OSU online course in human trafficking
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

An open-to-anyone online course about human trafficking drew more than

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2015/01/17/30000-sign-on-for-osu-online-course.html


Mentoring program helps inspire female leaders
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

Looking through Seventeen, Allure and other magazines, a group

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/life_and_entertainment/2015/01/19/girl-power.html

 

Editorial

Ohio will benefit from Honda moves
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

With two announcements this month, Honda continues to raise the profile and importance…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2015/01/19/ohio-will-benefit-from-honda-moves.html


Dereliction of duty, indeed
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            1/20/2015

On Wednesday, when Gene Harris pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2015/01/18/01-dereliction-of-duty-indeed.html
 

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