Archives: molly bloom

Ohio’s Third Grade Reading Guarantee Going Forward

One in five Ohio third graders need help with reading, and one in five now runs the risk of maybe being held back in the third grade another year. On this hour, we’ll discuss Ohio’s third grade reading guarantee and what’s happening in schools now.

Ohio’s Third Grade Reading Guarantee Going Forward

One in five Ohio third graders need help with reading, and one in five now runs the risk of maybe being held back in the third grade another year. On this hour, we’ll discuss Ohio’s third grade reading guarantee and what’s happening in schools now.

The Use of Seclusion Rooms in Schools

Children with disabilities are now learning alongside students who don’t face such challenges in schools. But so-called ‘main-streaming’ can be a challenge, especially if a student becomes disruptive. We’ll take a close up look at a new practice of putting these students into seclusion rooms and the controversy surrounding the issue.

An Investigation of Attendance Records in Ohio’s Public Schools

Certain students are disappearing from public school district records in Ohio, and these disappearances are raising the district’s overall test score. The process is being called “scrubbing” and the Ohio State Auditor Dave Yost has announced a full investigation into public schools in Ohio.

The State of Charter Schools/Occupy Columbus

In this episode of “All Sides,” we’ll be talking about charter schools… Do they really work? Then, Have you heard of the Occupy Wall Street movement that’s taken New York by storm? It’s hitting Columbus now, too. Listen in as we discuss the frustration that lead to the movement, as well as the goals and future of the protest.