Technology and learning go hand in hand. Because digital learning encompasses a wide spectrum of tools and practices, the Ohio Department of Education, together with eTech Ohio, INFOhio, KnowledgeWorks and others are observing Digital Learning Month to highlight resources and explore how they are being used in classrooms around Ohio.
Ohio’s system of credit flexibility gives students new and innovative ways to earn academic credit, including the option to test out of a class by passing a rigorous exam or performing specific skills to demonstrate mastery of that knowledge.
It used to be that anyone could be a backyard mechanic. Remember how you could tune up your car, adjust the carburetor, and diagnose trouble just by listening to the purr or rumble of your engine?
Licking County, home of the world’s largest, seven-story replica of a Longaberger basket, has a newer, less-obvious attraction – a totally “green” public school.
The State Board of Education of Ohio recognized Butler Elementary (Richland County) as a 2010 National Title 1 Distinguished School in Category 1: Exceptional Student Performance for Two or More Consecutive Years