Ohio’s budget includes some of the most severe punishments to date for schools that consistently do poorly on state standardized tests. StateImpact Ohio, an education reporting collaborative of Ohio Public Radio stations and NPR, is taking a closer look this week at the new standards. Editor M.L. Schultze talks with reporter Molly Bloom about how the new state standards affect federal attempts to turn schools around.
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