ohio
Public Education
Report: School building closures help Pittsburgh taxpayers

(The Center Square) – The Pittsburgh Public School District recently passed a budget that again spends more money than it collects, leaving some analysts sounding the alarm about deferred building… Read More

January 18, 2024
Legislation
New bill would pay Ohio students to go to school

(The Center Square) – Two Ohio lawmakers want to pay students to go to school and to graduate, calling chronic absenteeism an education emergency. The bipartisan legislation would spend $1.5… Read More

January 17, 2024
Public Education
Ohio teacher required ‘major brain surgery’ after being assaulted by a student, who may have been under the influence of drugs

A 16-year-old student was arrested in Ohio after his alleged assault on a teacher left her suffering from a traumatic brain injury. After an initial investigation,… Read More

January 16, 2024
Culture
Holocaust & Humanity Center in Ohio fighting explosion of antisemitism with education  

A Holocaust museum in Ohio is using education to halt the spread of antisemitism since the Oct. 7 attack on Israel.  The Nancy and David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center… Read More

January 12, 2024
Culture
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital teaches doctors to aggressively refer toddlers to its transgender clinic  

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital teaches its doctors to actively seek for reasons to refer toddlers to its transgender clinic, according to a video from a recent training and recruiting seminar there. … Read More

January 12, 2024
Legislation
Ohio House votes to override DeWine’s veto on restricting trans treatments for minors

(The Center Square) – The Ohio House, dominated by Republicans, easily voted Wednesday afternoon to override Republican Gov. Mike DeWine’s veto of a bill that bans transgender medical care on… Read More

January 11, 2024
Legislation
Why did Mike DeWine rush to ban transgender surgeries for minors 1 week after vetoing similar bill? This doctor thinks he knows

(The Daily Signal) – On Friday, Ohio’s Republican governor, Mike DeWine, issued an “emergency” executive order to ban sex-reassignment surgeries for minors just one week after he… Read More

January 10, 2024
Legislation
Gov. Mike DeWine vetoes bill protecting kids from ‘gender-affirming care’

(The Daily Signal) – Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine vetoed a bill to protect minors from experimental transgender medical interventions that are euphemistically referred to as “gender-affirming care.” DeWine, a Republican,… Read More

January 2, 2024
Christian Schools
New Ohio college offers students the chance to earn while they learn skilled trades, faith

A new college in Ohio will combine a foundation of faith with training in skilled trades, producing students who have marketable skills, servant hearts and little to no debt. The… Read More

December 19, 2023
Legislation
DeWine to decide single-sex athletic teams, gender care

(The Center Square) – The decision to create single-sex athletic teams and ban gender-affirming care for minors in Ohio sits in the hands of Republican Gov. Mike DeWine. DeWine has… Read More

December 14, 2023
Legislation
These states are gearing up for school choice in 2024

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – School choice is going to be a hot-button issue next year as several states are set to propose legislation expanding education options, while others are… Read More

November 27, 2023
Public Education
Teachers conference plots how to ‘inspire activism,’ teach critical race theory

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) is hosting a teachers conference from Nov. 16 to 19, and several of the sessions feature instruction… Read More

November 16, 2023
Public Education
Students walk out over Ohio school district’s transgender bathroom policy

Ohio high school students walked out of class last week to protest a school’s new transgender bathroom policy. The policy at Elida High School allows transgender and non-binary students to… Read More

November 14, 2023
Legislation
Vance’s amendment to stop mask mandates clears Senate

(The Center Square) – Part of U.S. Sen. J.D. Vance’s plan to stop federal mask mandates passed the Senate on Wednesday afternoon. Vance, R-Ohio, attached an amendment that would ban… Read More

October 26, 2023
Public Education
‘The status quo hasn’t been working’: Ohio lays groundwork for major education overhauls

Despite resistance from education bureaucrats, Ohio is forging ahead with major education reforms to the education department, school choice and reading science. Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine received a judge’s approval… Read More

October 25, 2023
Legislation
Ohio moves ahead with removing power from state school board

(The Center Square) – Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine planned to move ahead Monday afternoon with moving control of the state’s education system from the school board to his office. In… Read More

October 24, 2023
Christian Schools
Catholic college offers expedited transfers for Jewish students facing antisemitism at other universities

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The president of a Catholic college in Ohio announced the creation of an “expedited transfer process” for Jewish students who are facing antisemitism at other… Read More

October 19, 2023
Courts
Ohio parents file suit alleging school staff member sexually assaulted their 7-year-old son  

The parents of a 7-year-old child have sued an Ohio school district, superintendent and school board alleging their son was sexually assaulted by a district employee.   Jerry North, a former… Read More

October 18, 2023
Public Education
Report: Ohio chronic absences in schools nearly triples in six years

(The Center Square) – Ohio’s percentage and volume number of students chronically absent from school has almost tripled from six years ago. Nearly 34% percent, or 565,651, were considered chronic… Read More

October 18, 2023
Culture
Watch: Thousands march in Ohio against radical abortion ballot measure

(The Daily Signal) – Thousands of pro-life activists marched in downtown Columbus, Ohio, on Friday, calling for protections for the unborn and urging their fellow Ohioans to vote against an… Read More

October 9, 2023