The quality of police training academies in Ohio and the need for stronger statewide training standards are among the issues an attorney general’s committee is considering as it explores possible changes to the way Ohio trains police officers.
The state of Ohio is phasing in a new teacher grading system that tries to measure the value a teacher adds to a student’s academic progress. But educators admit “Value Added” is an incomplete metric.
Itâ€™s been a rough school year for Columbus City Schools. The district is under investigation by the State Auditorâ€™s office and the FBI for tampering with student attendance data and grades. And the struggling district has a history of less-than-stellar academic results.