On this episode of Broad & High, Terry Allen’s Deer Sculptures, Jim Arter’s Life Within Art, Artist Profile: Mike Elsass, and The Heart Gallery. They’re just two deer, lounging on the banks of the Scioto River watching the world go by.
The Columbus school district says hundreds of teachers and other employees must repay bonuses totaling about $400,000 because they qualified for rewards only after administrators manipulated attendance data affecting school report cards.
Columbus City Schools is asking hundreds of staff members to return bonuses that the district says were based on rigged data.
The change comes after the data rigging scandal that led to several principals being fired or resigning.
South High School students returned to classes about 10:30 Tuesday morning after a bomb threat forced them to leave the building.
The lowering of state report card scores for some Columbus schools could be good news for students in at least one Columbus school.
The Ohio Department of Education is changing the report-card ratings for 20 Columbus schools that had cheated their way to better grades.
Columbus City Schools Friday announced expansion of its food service for students. Superintendent Dan Good says student eligibility for free meals is expanding for the new school year to all enrolled students..
A Columbus City Schools teacher receives 500 free books for her classroom.
The Ohio Department of Education has subpoenaed records on former Columbus City Schools Superintendent Gene Harris. It marks the first time that any investigator has publicly sought records related to Harris’ role in the district’s data-scrubbing scandal.
A state appeals court says the former Columbus city schools superintendent can’t be sued in the recent attendance data-scrubbing scandal. A state appeals court on Thursday sided with former superintendent Gene Harris. The court agrees that Harris can’t be held liable in civil court for administrators changing attendance numbers to manipulate the schools’ performance ratings. [...]