Ohio Superintendent Paolo DeMaria

The annual state report cards on Ohio’s school districts and buildings are out – and they’re missing a few key elements this time. 

KAREN KASLER / STATEHOUSE NEWS BUREAU

Hundreds of high school seniors bound for the armed forces were honored in Columbus. It’s a ceremony conceived by the state school superintendent, and it’s grown dramatically in its first year.

Seniors headed for the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines were applauded for their decision to enlist, and their families were praised for supporting their kids’ decision. State school superintendent Paolo DeMaria says these students deserved to be publicly recognized.

photo of the Ohio Board of Education
STATEHOUSE NEWS BUREAU

The state school board has sent to lawmakers what they say is a resolution that addresses the problem of changing requirements for getting a high school diploma in Ohio. 

KRISH MOHIP
YOUTUBE

A third member of the board overseeing Youngstown’s schools has resigned. The district’s CEO is also considering taking a new job out-of-state.