Ohio Education Daily News Summary for 7/2014

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July 19-21, 2014


State Education News

State, city fund 160 preschool slots
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            7/21/2014

More spots for full-day preschool will be available to Columbus children…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/07/18/Kasich_Coleman_announce_state_support_for_preschool.html


Top schools may bolster poor teens’ health
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            7/21/2014

Disadvantaged teens might get more than an academic boost by attending top-notch…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/national_world/2014/07/21/top-schools-may-bolster-poor-teens-health.html


More teens pass grad test in Columbus City Schools
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            7/21/2014

Columbus City Schools showed improvement on the Ohio Graduation Test administered last school…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/07/20/more-teens-pass-grad-test-in-columbus-city-schools.html


State turns in four charter school teachers
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            7/21/2014

Ohio law requires teachers to report claims of possible child neglect and abuse to local children…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/07/19/state-turns-in-four-teachers.html

 

National Education News

College Aspirations Fall Short of Reality for Many Low-Income Students
Education Week                                                                                7/21/2014

Many low-income students have high aspirations when it comes to college…

http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/college_bound/2014/07/disconnect_exists_between_college_.html


As more schools ban paddling, others defend it
USA Today                                                                                        7/21/2014

The use of corporal punishment on disobedient students — commonly known as paddling…

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/07/17/school-district-ban-paddling-rural-areas-defend/12421465/

 

Local Education News

Distress Commission’s new chairman urging urgency
Youngstown Vindicator                                                                      7/21/2014

The newly appointed chairman of Youngstown Schools’ Academic Distress Commission believes the school district is working to improve…

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/jul/20/academic-distress-commissions-new-chairm/


UT child-care deal provokes criticism
Toledo Blade                                                                                     7/21/2014

University of Toledo’s decision to contract with a for-profit child-care provider…

http://www.toledoblade.com/Education/2014/07/21/La-Petite-Academy-for-profit-s-deal-with-University-of-Toledo-provokes-criticism.html


BG administrators get raises
Bowling Green Sentinel Tribune                                                         7/21/2014

Bowling Green Schools administrators will get raises in line with what was negotiated with the two unions…

http://www.sent-trib.com/front-page/bg-administrators-get-raises


Trumbull Children Services program leads to use of technology
Youngstown Vindicator                                                                      7/21/2014

In the coming months, about 50 Trumbull County Children Services caseworkers will begin using notebook-style…

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/jul/21/trumbull-caseworkers-to-use-notebooks/

 

Higher Education News

Ohio tuition going up at 11 colleges
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            7/21/2014

Tuition is going up at most Ohio public universities this fall…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/07/20/ohio-tuition-going-up-at-11-colleges.html


New college data give fuller picture of graduation rates, show challenges
Washington Post                                                                               7/21/2014

Dozens of public universities across the country, including three in Maryland, report that fewer than half of their full-time freshmen…

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/new-college-data-give-fuller-picture-of-graduation-rates--and-show-challenges/2014/07/18/92578f92-0dba-11e4-8341-b8072b1e7348_story.html

 

Editorial

New school plants new hope
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            7/21/2014

With perseverance and hard work, even the hardest beginnings can end with a dream…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/sections/opinion/editorials/index.html?cmpid=tplnnvhp


Hard work aims to help children
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            7/21/2014

Nationwide Children’s Hospital has once again been honored as one of the top 10 pediatric centers…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2014/07/20/hard-work-aims-to-help-children.html


Rethinking teacher pay
Columbus Dispatch                                                                            7/21/2014

The Reynoldsburg City School District, site of many innovative projects in recent years…

http://www.dispatch.com/content/sections/opinion/editorials/index.html?cmpid=tplnnvhp


Drugs enter lives of bored, neglected teens
Nashville Tennessean                                                                        7/21/2014

Overworked parents and bored teens, sound like anyone you know…

http://www.tennessean.com/story/opinion/editorials/2014/07/10/drugs-enter-lives-bored-neglected-teens/12422613/
 

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