Ohio Policy

With any luck, the “ Know Your Charter ” website from Innovation Ohio (IO) and the Ohio Education Association (OEA) will go the way of Pets.com and Geocities.com . The new website’s stated aim is to...
On September 12th, Ohio released school report-card ratings for the 2013-14 school year. This report compiles and analyzes the statewide data, with special attention given to the quality of public...
Columbus City Schools faces the reality of Ohio's "parent trigger" law for the first time.
A quick first look at the trove of new performance data from around Ohio.
Worthington school board member’s testimony in support of Common Core
September 16, 2014 - 8:30 am to 9:30 am

Ohio's urban areas have changed tremendously in the last 40 years - population loss, job...

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Though the occasional political firecracker still flares across the night sky, as of mid-2014 it seems likely that most of the forty-six jurisdictions that originally embraced the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) will stick with them.

Call it the Iron Law of Pedagogy: Every good teaching idea becomes a bad idea the moment it hardens into orthodoxy.

A new report from the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools assesses the health of the...

This study does exactly what its title promises. Specifically, analysts study two instructional...

The Sopranos edition

Common Core reading wars, union endorsements of convicted felons, schools that encourage patriotism, and the health of the charter movement.

Amber's Research Minute

"Examining the Relationship Between Teachers' Instructional Practices and Students' Mathematics Achievement," by Janine M. Firmender, M. Katherine Gavin, and D. Betsy McCoach, Journal of Advanced Academics vol. 25, no. 3 (August 2014).

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