Eye on Education

Week Ahead: State Board of Education, eTech Twitter Chat and More

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Monday-Tuesday: Ohio state Board of Education holds its first meeting of the year. The board is slated to select a  committee to help make big decisions about the new school report cards. They’ll also elect officers and vote on a new policy regulating the use of seclusion and restraint in Ohio schools, among other matters.

Tuesday: Ohio Department of Education holds a hearing that could determine if troubled Columbus charter school Scholarts must close.

Wednesday: eTech Ohio hosts a Twitter chat on the topic of blended learning starts at 8 p.m. Use hashtag #OETChat.


And on Tuesday, the Columbus school board meets to discuss the process for selecting a superintendent to replace Gene Harris, who plans to retire in June.



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