The suburban ranch-style home in Ohio where humor writer Erma Bombeck launched her nationally syndicated column has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
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.