September 20, 2014

State expands charter investigation after IO raises questions about testing

Today, the Ohio Department of Education expanded its investigation into Horizon charter schools, after IO raised questions about test score discrepancies.

State Report Card: Ohio Charters Get More Fs than As, Bs, and Cs Combined

New State Report Cards aren’t great news for Ohio’s embattled charter schools, who received more Fs than As, Bs and Cs combined. Fully 44% of charters received a grade of F, up from 41% last year.

More Ohio Districts Get As on State Report Card Than Any Other Grade

Today saw the release of new state report cards and Ohio school districts received more A’s this year than last and in an improvement over last year, more districts received A’s than any other score.

The GOP Assault on Women’s Rights: 4 Facts All Ohioans Need to Know

Ohio’s elected leaders have a terrible record on women’s issues. Here are four key facts all Ohioans need to know.

The Kasich Economy: 4 Facts All Ohioans Need to Know

As Governor Kasich continues to insist that he and his allies have engineered an ‘Ohio comeback,” there are four facts  all Ohioans need to know. Fact # 1: Ohio lags the rest of America in job creation.  Governor Kasich often boasts that Ohio has more jobs now than when Governor Strickland was in office. But since […]