Education

Jonathan Waters
Nick Houser / WOSU

A federal judge has ruled that the fired Ohio State University band director's lawsuit against the school may proceed.

A Dayton Mother Looks In From The Outside

Apr 23, 2015
A mother with her daughter standing on the front porch of a house
JULIET FROMHOLT / WYSO

Nube’s trying to get her kids out the door to school. Her six-year-old comes running down the stairs; her 15-year-old is up in the bedroom getting dressed. She and her children aren’t even five feet tall, but they fill up the kitchen bustling around trying to eat and get ready.

Pamela Diggs
Columbus City Schools

Another Columbus principal has been officially fired for her role in a grade and attendance rigging scandal.

Kappa Kappa Gamma
Mandie Trimble / WOSU

Ohio State University has suspended the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority for the next two years. As WOSU’s reports, sorority members will have to move out of the house soon. 

Ohio Historical Marker on the campus of Wilberforce University
Wilberforce University

Wilberforce University in southwest Ohio is renovating its campus buildings and making policy changes as it fights to maintain its accreditation.

Members of the Higher Learning Commission are on campus this week to find out whether leaders at the nation’s oldest historically black private university have taken the necessary steps to address low enrollment and financial deficits.

Ohio Senator Unveils New Charter School Overhaul

Apr 16, 2015
File photo

It looks like overhauling Ohio’s charter school system requires a lot of heavy hitters from the political arena. A diverse group of leaders have joined together to tackle what they call a pressing issue.

Music class
Flickr / Creative Commons

Ohio's state education board has approved a policy change that opponents say could gut elementary school music, art, nursing and counseling offerings statewide.

Lawyers for OSU, fired band director spar in court

Apr 10, 2015
Thomas Bradley / WOSU

 A federal judge has rigorously questioned both sides in fired Ohio State University band director Jonathan Waters' civil-rights lawsuit ahead of deciding whether the case should proceed. 

 

Ohio State / Communications

A committee at Ohio State is revising the university’s Intellectual Property policy.  

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