common core

Common Core Field Test

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March
9

Is your district part of the field test for the new Common Core assessments?  The following article not only obtains great detail about the field test, but once you finish the story, you will find a database of all schools …

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Common Core is on the ropes in many states

Both New York and Kentucky have tested their kids statewide on the Common Core standards and have fully implemented the new curriculum in the classroom. Why are these two states deciding they are not satisfied with Common Core?

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Education News

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January
10

“Ohio Controlling Board Approves Recommended Straight A Fund Grants to Foster Innovation” The state of Ohio approved 24 grants involving about 150 school districts in the mid December meeting of the Controlling Board.  The awards totaled about 88 of the …

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Common Core Debate Video

In front of a crowd of over 325 concerned citizens, advocates debated the pros and cons of Ohio’s new Common Core State Standards. Click below to watch the complete video of the debate.

Help Reform Education in Ohio – Become a Member Today!

If you believe Ohio needs an organization like OSBLC, we encourage you to become a member today. Membership provides us with the funds and influence to make a difference in Ohio.

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OSBLC Advocates For

  • Freedom to create an educational environment that is NOT one-size-fits-all
  • Freedom to choose curriculum and discipline that works best for the local school district
  • Freedom to make management decisions without restrictive labor laws
  • Freedom to reward excellent teachers
  • Freedom from state and national regulations that increase costs for local taxpayers, take money away from the classroom and hinder a child’s natural love of learning

About OSBLC

Ohio School Boards Leadership Council advocates for excellence in education through reform, restoration, and accountability. We believe that school board members are responsible for the oversight of the management of these initiatives.

Our goal is to coach our members and citizens of this State to become more informed about the quality and costs of education.

Common Core Debate

Posted by: dladmin Tags: , , , | Categories: Events, Issues

April
16

Lewis Center, Ohio – Advocates on both sides of the Common Core State Standards debate met Saturday in front of a crowd of over 325 concerned residents. Most came to learn about Ohio’s new Common Core State Standards and the …

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