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August 2-4, 2014


State Education News

New tests await Ohio kindergartners
Mansfield News Journal                                                                      8/4/2014

As Ohio's kindergartners head to school this month, it is likely they will be assessed…

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/story/news/local/in-depth/2014/08/02/ohio-kindergartners-new-tests/13477381/


Educators say repeal of Core curriculum could cause problems
New Philadelphia Times-Reporter                                                       8/4/2014

School begins in less than a month…

http://www.timesreporter.com/article/20140731/NEWS/140739795/1994/NEWS/?Start=1


Investigation pushes back deadline for vouchers
Toledo Blade                                                                                       8/4/2014

The Ohio Department of Education has announced that it is extending the deadline…

http://www.toledoblade.com/Education/2014/08/04/Investigation-pushes-back-deadline-for-vouchers.html


As school begins, so do free lunches for all kids
Columbus Dispatch                                                                              8/4/2014

While the regular school year is still weeks away, Columbus…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/08/02/as-school-begins-so-do-free-lunches-for-all-kids.html


Emails led to the first schools data-changing conviction
Columbus Dispatch                                                                              8/4/2014

Hundreds of employees changed millions of records of thousands…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/08/03/emails-led-to-the-first-conviction.html


New assessments for kindergartners
Warren Tribune Chronicle                                                                    8/4/2014

Ohio's kindergartners will be assessed this year under a system…

http://www.tribtoday.com/page/content.detail/id/612508/New-assessments-for-kindergartners.html?nav=5021

 

National Education News

‘Toxic stress’ from poverty can affect students’ success
Lima News                                                                                          8/4/2014

This time of year, students and parents begin to prepare for the upcoming school…

http://www.limaohio.com/news/news/50065981/Toxic-stress-from-poverty-can-affect-students-success#U9-OgxjD-Uk


Center gets students and parents on track for college
Sacramento Bee                                                                                  8/4/2014

Jeremie Elkins wants to be a lawyer. Katrina George plans to be a teacher, and Domonique Craig has set her sights on business studies…

http://www.sacbee.com/2014/08/02/6600830/center-gets-students-and-parents.html

 

Local Education News

MCCTC preschool moves to within Canfield elementaries
Youngstown Vindicator                                                                       8/4/2014

Mahoning County has moved one of its preschool programs to within the Canfield school…

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/aug/04/canfield-preschool-program-changes-build/


Violent youths target of grant
Dayton Daily News                                                                              8/4/2014

A $240,000 state grant will fund special programs designed to help children and youths with mental problems…

http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/violent-youths-target-of-240000-grant/ngsYB/


Outdoors beckons at youth skills day
Akron Beacon Journal                                                                          8/4/2014

Dylan Ritchey already had shot BB guns at cans in the woods…

http://www.ohio.com/news/break-news/outdoors-beckons-at-youth-skills-day-1.510262


Boot camp teaches school staffs to cook healthier
Cincinnati Enquirer                                                                              8/4/2014

It is very, very quiet in the Norwood High…

http://www.cincinnati.com/story/opinion/columnists/krista-ramsey/2014/08/02/krista-ramsey-cooking-boot-camp/13534925/


Columbus suspends tech director who dated investigator
Columbus Dispatch                                                                              8/4/2014

Columbus City Schools Superintendent Dan Good suspended the district’s director of technology…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/08/01/Columbus_Schools_tech_chief_suspended.html


Titans take the grit, the drills of band camp
Lorain Morning Journal                                                                        8/4/2014

Before halftime lights shine, Lorain High School Marching Titans sweat out four weeks…

http://www.morningjournal.com/general-news/20140803/titans-take-the-grit-the-drills-of-band-camp


Local business gets an A+ for school supply giveaway
Marion Star                                                                                         8/4/2014

As hundreds of families attended Saturday's school supply giveaway near Garfield…

http://www.marionstar.com/story/news/local/2014/08/02/local-business-gets-school-supply-giveaway/13515459/

 

Higher Education News

As OSU’s summer ends, city grapples with students’ junk
Columbus Dispatch                                                                              8/4/2014

Sasha Mattox used a crowbar yesterday to pry loose a mattress…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/08/02/trash-or-treasure.html


Education trumps retirement savings for single parents
USA Today                                                                                          8/4/2014

Single parents are more likely to skip saving for retirement to provide for their children's education…

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/personalfinance/2014/07/31/single-parents-retirement/13315087/

 

Editorial

Librarians change lives
Columbus Dispatch                                                                              8/4/2014

Central Ohio is home to some of best-rated libraries in the nation, so it stands to reason…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2014/08/02/librarians-change-lives.html


First step toward justice
Columbus Dispatch                                                                              8/4/2014

The public has been waiting a long time for justice in the Columbus City Schools data scandal…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2014/08/03/first-step-toward-justice.html
 

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