Education

Education
8:17 am
Mon July 11, 2011

Governor Kasich's Thoughts on Teacher Standards and Merit Pay

Governor John Kasich says Ohio must develop standards for teachers and use merit pay as a way to reward teachers who are doing good things. But he says he would really like those policies to come from teachers and education leaders.

"This is not some sort of a political fig leaf or some sort of contrived political operation. We want our teachers to be evaluated. We want it to be fair. We want it to be peer to peer. As far as I'm concerned, I can keep my hands off this thing as long as they deliver a good report. Now I've got a few tweaks here. I am the Governor," says Kasich

SOCHE Talks
1:29 pm
Mon June 20, 2011

Gait and Identifying IEDs

The June 2011 installment of SOCHE TALKS featuring Kimberly Kendricks, Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Central State University on Gait and Identifying IEDs.

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.

Education
4:45 pm
Wed June 15, 2011

Ohio State University trustees to comment on NCAA probe

An Ohio State trustee says the university's governing board should be ready to address the school's ongoing football scandal next week.

Members of the 17-person board of trustees, which oversees most Ohio State actions, has consistently refused to comment on the NCAA investigation that led to coach Jim Tressel's forced resignation on May 30.

SOCHE Talks
1:19 pm
Sun May 15, 2011

Teaching Chinese to American Students

The May, 2011 installment of SOCHE Talks features Haili Du, Instructor of Chinese Modern Languages at Wright State University.

SOCHE Talks
1:15 pm
Sun April 17, 2011

We Are I.T.

The fourth installment of the SOCHE Talks features Patti Ross, Dean of Information Technology and Engineering at Edison Community College.

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