Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.
The United Way of Central Ohio is conducting an on-line census of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender community. The United Way placed ads asking people to visit its website to take the survey. The United Way’s Kermit Whitfield said groups like Stonewall Columbus and the city’s AIDS Task Force felt there was not enough knowledge about the GLBT population. Click on the icon to listen to the interview.