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Ohio Federation of Teachers

The Ohio Board of Education and the state's two largest teachers unions have publicly opposed a bill in the Ohio House consolidating the Ohio Departments of Education and Higher Education with Governor's Office of Workforce Transformation. 

The Ohio Board of Education has approved a resolution opposing a bill in the Ohio House placing most of the board’s responsibilities under control of the governor’s office.  

The GOP tax cut bill is now in a U.S. House and Senate Conference committee.

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Ohio lawmakers have scrapped the portion of Governor John Kasich's two-year state budget proposal requiring teachers to spend time shadowing business leaders to renew their licenses.

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Since becoming Governor, John Kasich has been calling for different agencies to - as he puts it - move at the speed of business.

Ohio Public Radio

Teachers unions are gearing up for a fight against a controversial provision in Governor John Kasich's state budget proposal requiring educators to shadow workers at local businesses in order to renew their licenses.

A charter school reform bill is moving through the Ohio Legislature after months of negotiation.

Students in Ohio, 10 other states and the District of Columbia will spend 90 minutes less next year taking tests based on the Common Core standards, a decision made in response to widespread opposition to the requirements.

A Democratic state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would lengthen the school year.