Ohio Policy

Recently, several school districts asked to be repaid a chunk of the money that the state of Ohio is attempting to recover from...
John Zitzner
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When it comes to high standards and accountability, Ohio talks a pretty good talk. Many of the most popular education reforms of...
Some Ohio lawmakers and educators recently proposed to roll back the state’s social studies exams, which presently include tests...
The best advice my wife and I received on how to manage daily life with newly born twin daughters was from our pediatrician: get...
When I was growing up, “fake news” was the black-and-white photograph of the infamous bat child. Staring back at me in the...
Greg R. Lawson
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For years, the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) has released reports that rate and compare hundreds of teacher...
Tom Gunlock
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Bernie Moreno
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Stéphane Lavertu
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Interdistrict open enrollment allows students to attend public schools outside their district of residence. It is among the...
A college degree is becoming increasingly necessary in order for young people to attain the jobs they want, and yet getting to...
In April, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos toured the Van Wert school district in rural northwestern Ohio along with American...
Posted just six hours after the close of Mother’s Day, this eerily titled article, “ Some school districts tail parents to check...
Performance-based funding in the public sector has begun to take root in recent years, most prominently in higher education and...
Back in February, U.S. News and World Report named Massachusetts the top state in its Best States rankings . Though the Bay State...

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