David Estrop http://wyso.org en Police Name Suspect In Springfield Murder, Search Continues http://wyso.org/post/police-name-suspect-springfield-murder-search-continues <p>Police have named a suspect involved in the shooting that claimed the life of a 17-year-old Springfield High School student early Sunday morning. A murder warrant has been issued for the Clark County teenager.<br /><br />Springfield Police have been investigating the death of student-athlete Jeffrey Wellington early Sunday morning in the 2300 block of North Limestone Street. Police Chief Stephen Moody's office says a warrant has been issued for 17-year-old Tyrin Hawkins of Springfield.<br /> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:38:05 +0000 Wayne Baker 48842 at http://wyso.org Springfield Schools to Develop Bioscience Academy http://wyso.org/post/springfield-schools-develop-bioscience-academy <p>Springfield City Schools have entered into a partnership with Clark State Community College, Wright State University and the Dayton Development Coalition to develop the state's first bioscience academy.<br><br>The academy will prepare students to compete for jobs in the agricultural science field.<br><br>State Senator Chris Widener (R-Springfield) and Springfield Superintendent of Schools, Dr. David Estrop, started researching the bioscience academy project last year after Widener attended a Clark County Farm Bureau meeting and learned that the bioscience field is underrepresented.<br> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 19:04:02 +0000 Wayne Baker 23666 at http://wyso.org Springfield Schools to Implement Blended Curriculum http://wyso.org/post/springfield-schools-implement-blended-curriculum <p><font color="black" face="arial" size="2"><font color="black" face="arial" size="2">Students in the Springfield School District will now be able to customize their education. The district will allow students to take courses outside of the classroom through a new education model that school officials say will attract more students and better prepare them for college.<br> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 20:36:26 +0000 Wayne Baker 22396 at http://wyso.org