Ohio county picks electronic polling vendor that had previous election snafu

By   /  March 27, 2017  /  News, Ohio, Politics & Elections  /  No Comments

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An elections vendor recently got a contract to operate electronic poll books in Ohio’s Cuyahoga County beginning this November despite major issues in another Ohio county in 2015.

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Ohio pauses ESSA implementation

By   /  March 15, 2017  /  Education Blog, Ohio  /  No Comments

The halt will give the state more time to get feedback on issues such as testing and teacher evaluations.

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The case against Case: College ignored own policies in biased sexual assault investigation

By   /  March 3, 2017  /  Campus Culture, Federal government, News, Ohio  /  No Comments

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Accommodations may have helped an accusing student decide to file a report of sexual assault.

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GOP lawmaker confronts Kasich on Ohio’s green-energy mandates

By   /  March 3, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Energy and Environment, News, Ohio  /  No Comments

State Rep. Bill Seitz is pushing to get rid of the costly regulations altogether.

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A quick guide to Ohio’s changing charter school landscape

By   /  February 13, 2017  /  Education Blog, Ohio  /  No Comments

A little more than a year out from an overhaul of the state’s charter school assessment system, Ohio’s charter sector is in a period of transition. Crain’s Cleveland Business has a guide to the changes that have happened and those that are on the horizon at the local, state and national levels. Read the whole […]

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Ohio charter law shows early signs of success

By   /  January 18, 2017  /  Education Blog, Ohio  /  No Comments

Researchers who studied the first year of Ohio’s charter school reforms say the 2015 law is “bringing promising changes to the state’s charter school sector.” A new report from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute cites tougher oversight of Ohio charter authorizers and governing boards as key components of the overhaul. The authors note that this is […]

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