John Carey

Students gather around a laptop computer in an Ohio State University classroom.
Ohio State University

At one point, 4 in 10 incoming freshmen on Ohio’s public colleges and university campuses needed refresher courses on things they should have learned in high school. That number is falling, but officials are still concerned about the number of kids needing remedial work – which can be costly.

Ohio State University

State officials have been working to ease what they call a looming crisis of Ohio having too few college graduates. An update on that goal shows there's still a lot of work left to be done.

Ohio Governor John Kasich unveils the state budget on January 30, 2017.
Dan Konik

Governor Kasich’s proposed two-year budget would give a slight increase for K-12 schools in Ohio while freezing tuition for state universities. The proposals faced immediate opposition.