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Akron School Board to get makeover

By Education News Published: October 30, 2009

Voters will remake the seven-member Akron School Board when they vote in Tuesday's general election. Half of the eight candidates on the ballot will win a seat and the fifth-place finisher will have a strong argument to be appointed to the board in January to fill a seat to be vacated by Kirt Conrad.

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Akron's school finances better

By Education News Published: October 29, 2009

A gloomy financial outlook described by Akron Public Schools Treasurer Jack Pierson two weeks ago brightened a little in the last week as the district got its first payment from the state's new ''evidence-based'' funding formula.

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Retired art educator named teacher of year

By Education News Published: October 26, 2009

A recently retired Cuyahoga Falls art teacher has been named the 2009 Summit County Teacher of the Year. Max Schueneman taught for 34 years in Cuyahoga Falls City Schools and retired last school year. In addition to teaching art, he led the school safety patrol, created scenery for the holiday programs, and produced the Lincoln School Highlights video every year.

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Hotel and conference center on drawing board for Kent

By Education News Published: October 19, 2009

Kent State University might invest up to $3 million to become a preferred equity partner in a hotel and conference center.

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Enrollment gains

By Education News Published: October 17, 2009

Enrollment at independent colleges in Ohio grew modestly last fall over the previous year.

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Ohio kids keep steady in math test

By Education News Published: October 15, 2009

Ohio's fourth- and eighth-graders scored about the same on a rigorous national achievement test in mathematics as they did when the test was last given, in 2007, according to results released on Wednesday.

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Stimulus has saved thousands of teachers

By Education News Published: October 13, 2009

President Barack Obama's stimulus plan spared tens of thousands of teachers from losing their jobs, state officials said Monday amid a nationwide effort to calculate the effect of Washington's $787 billion recovery package.

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Students learn about Columbus' darker side

By Education News Published: October 12, 2009

Jeffrey Kolowith's kindergarten students read a poem about Christopher Columbus, take a journey to the New World on three paper ships and place the explorer's picture on a timeline through history.

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Area schools win honors for grades, performance

By Education News Published: October 9, 2009

The U.S. Department of Education on Tuesday morning named schools in Cuyahoga Falls, Hudson, Louisville, Jackson Township and Wooster among this year's 314 national Blue Ribbon schools.

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By admin Published: October 8, 2009

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