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Ohio bill would scrap Common Core education model
A pair of Republican lawmakers on Monday introduced a bill to repeal Common Core education standards that critics argue usurp local control of schools and place too much emphasis on standardized testing. The standards are a national effort to put states on the same page when it comes to what students should know at specific grade levels. They initially enjoyed bipartisan support in Ohio but have become an election-year hot potato for conservative Republicans.
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Hundreds attend vigil of slain teen
Tyler McIntoush was a 16-year-old boy shot on Collingwood Boulevard.
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Historic Sylvania house to open
Newly restored Lathrop House once hid slaves.
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Insects testing positive for deadly virus captured first in Ottawa Hills.
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