With news that a Dallas healthcare worker who contracted the Ebola virus had recently travelled to Northeast Ohio, you may be curious about what efforts are being taken to address the issue.
On June 4, the Ohio General Assembly passed the Mid-Biennium Review, which contains a variety of key education measures. This analysis, prepared by the Ohio Legislative Service Commission, includes summaries of the provisions that will become law when signed by Gov. Kasich. The column “As Reported by Conference Committee” represents the version that was passed by the General Assembly June 4.
The Open Enrollment Task Force has begun its work of reviewing the participation and funding processes that guide Ohio's open enrollment programs.
A calendar detailing school-finance related deadlines and other significant events for the 2013-2014 school year can be accessed by clicking here.
Each June for the past 35 years, the Ohio Department of Education has provided required advanced training for school bus drivers, transportation directors and other student transportation drivers. The training is a mix of classroom discussion and hands-on exercises covering driving, student safety on and off the bus, and emergency evacuation.