Eye on Education

Several Education Measures Kasich Proposed Pass Ohio House

The Ohio House has passed H.B. 487, a bill jam packed with several education initiatives. The Columbus Dispatch reports the legislation overhauls Ohio’s postsecondary enrollment program, forces charter school sponsors to closely review school finances, and opens career tech education to middle schoolers. The bill also requires school districts better identify students who are at risk of dropping out.

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