damon asbury

Ohio Governor John Kasich
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The relationship between Gov. John Kasich and Ohio’s education leaders has been troubled for years. When it comes to school administrators, they’ve seen proposals from Kasich that cut funding and change the structure of school boards.


One in five Ohio third graders need help with reading, and one in five now runs the risk of maybe being held back in the third grade another year. On this hour, we'll discuss Ohio's third grade reading guarantee and what's happening in schools now. We'll also talk about Florida, a state that has had guarantees in progress for years, and discuss what's coming up in Ohio.


11:00 Certain students are disappearing from public school district records in Ohio, and these disappearances are raising the district's overall test score. The process is being called "scrubbing" and the Ohio State Auditor Dave Yost has announced a full investigation into public schools in Ohio. Guests