12:31 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

Bill Altering Ohio Teacher Evaluations Re-Routed

A proposal reducing the number of state-mandated evaluations required for well-rated public school teachers has been slipped into a fast-moving Senate bill as a way around House opposition. 

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election coverage
8:43 pm
Wed October 24, 2012

SB 5 encouraged teachers to run statewide

This time last year, Ohio airwaves were flooded with political ads urging people to vote for or against Senate Bill 5. That was the state law that would have curbed public employees ability to collectively bargain, and it lost -- big. After that election many teachers decided they want to become a more direct part of the legislative process. And StateImpact Ohio’s Ida Lieszkovszky reports they’re now hoping to switch their classrooms for the Statehouse.

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