Everyone’s talking about third grade reading. Seriously – everyone

You’ve already read in the Ohio Education Gadfly what we think about the third-grade reading scores across Ohio. Around the state, journalists are trying to parse what’s worked and what hasn’t and what districts will do with the approximately 12 percent of third graders who are still at risk of being held back. Here’s a sampling of what the papers are saying:

Jeff Murray
Jeff Murray is the Ohio Operations Manager of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute,