Dayton Public Schools http://wyso.org en Sen. Brown In Dayton To Promote EpiPen Legislation http://wyso.org/post/sen-brown-dayton-promote-epipen-legislation <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) was in Dayton Thursday promoting a newly-passed federal law that aims to protect kids with allergies. Brown is also urging passage of a state law in Ohio that would make the allergy drug epinephrine, usually known as the </span>EpiPen<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">, widely available in schools.</span></p><p></p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:53:36 +0000 Lewis Wallace 42996 at http://wyso.org Sen. Brown In Dayton To Promote EpiPen Legislation State Report Card Shows Mixed Grades For Miami Valley Schools http://wyso.org/post/state-report-card-shows-mixed-grades-miami-valley-schools <p></p><p><font class="Apple-style-span" face="'Times New Roman', serif">The Ohio Department of Education released report cards for Ohio’s schools Thursday.&nbsp; The 2013 report cards rate schools and buildings in the first nine of 18 new performance criteria. The new assessment system features letter grades that the DOE says are more familiar to people.&nbsp;</font></p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 23:17:25 +0000 Jerry Kenney 38148 at http://wyso.org State Report Card Shows Mixed Grades For Miami Valley Schools Racial Desegregation of Dayton Schools for Your Television Audience http://wyso.org/post/racial-desegregation-dayton-schools-your-television-audience <p>The August 2013 installment of SOCHE TALKS features Dr. Joseph Watras with the University of Dayton's School of Education and Allied Professions speaking on the history of racial desegregation in Dayton schools.</p><p>The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.</p> Sun, 18 Aug 2013 14:35:00 +0000 37937 at http://wyso.org Racial Desegregation of Dayton Schools for Your Television Audience WYSO Weekend: June 12, 2011 http://wyso.org/post/wyso-weekend-june-12-2011 <p>Full episode of WYSO Weekend for June 12, 2011 containing the following stories:</p><p>-<span class="article-content"><span>Emily McCord speaks with Dayton Public School superintendent Lori Ward about the elimination of nearly 300 positions in effort to balance the budget for next year.</span></span></p><p>-This week&#39;s installment of PoliticsOhio: <a href="post/senate-budget-plan-changes-jobsohio">Senate Budget Plan Changes JobsOhio</a></p><p>-Sarah Buckingham interviews Angela Birdsong about Juneteeth celebrations in the Miami Valley</p> Mon, 13 Jun 2011 14:35:00 +0000 Juliet Fromholt 10181 at http://wyso.org Interview With Dayton Mayor Gary Leitzell, Part Two http://wyso.org/post/interview-dayton-mayor-gary-leitzell-part-two <p><span class="article-content"><span>This week, WYSO is airing an interview in three parts with Dayton Mayor Gary Leitzell. Emily McCord spoke with him on Friday, March 11 and in today&#39;s second installment, she asks him what his plans are for creating jobs in the city.<br /> Wed, 16 Mar 2011 19:31:24 +0000 Emily McCord 2270 at http://wyso.org