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Mock Election Results Show Kids Like Obama, Tax Levies and Josh Mandel

Mock election results from more than 80,000 Central Ohio students tell us this: Kids like Barack Obama, tax levies and Josh Mandel–even more than their parents do. Here’s how the results from the 2012 Kids Voting Central Ohio General Election compare with the real General Election results for Franklin County.

Week Ahead: Ohio Featured on NBC’s Education Nation, Obama Visits Kent State and Bowling Green

Coming Up This Week Monday-Tuesday: Ohio is the focus of two school success stories on NBC’s Education Nation event. The Cincinnati school district gets kudos for “cradle to career” support for students. And Steubenville’s Wells Academy is recognized for using a highly scripted curriculum that tells teachers what material they should cover every day. (We’ve written [...]

Why Ohio State Board of Ed Members Debe Terhar, Stanley Jackson Back Mitt Romney

Two Ohio state Board of Education members have been named members of Mitt Romney campaign committees. Their appointments are a sign of the importance of Ohio and, perhaps to a lesser extent, education to the Romney campaign. State Board of Education President Debe Terhar is a member of the National Educators for Romney coalition. The [...]

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