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School Garden Education Series Runs June 11-13

  School Garden Education Series Runs June 11-13

Change your life and see how to change the lives of the youth in your care through gardening. This three day series will increase your base of knowledge and introduce you to resource personnel. You’ll also have networking opportunities and will boost your confidence as a garden educator. Research shows that gardening with youth has […]

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School Garden Education Series Runs June 11-13

  School Garden Education Series Runs June 11-13

Change your life and see how to change the lives of the youth in your care through gardening. This three day series will increase your base of knowledge and introduce you to resource personnel. You’ll also have networking opportunities and will boost your confidence as a garden educator. Research shows that gardening with youth has […]

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New Superintendent Promises Better Days for Columbus Schools

Grant Walters Grant Walters New Superintendent Promises Better Days for Columbus Schools

Columbus City Schools Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon spoke about the district's progress and prognosis at a community engagement event last week

New Columbus City Schools Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon imagines a new future for the district. Last week, at a community gathering at the King Arts Complex in King-Lincoln, she acknowledged the shortcomings of the school system to date and articulated a plan to change course. Columbus Board of Education, staff and stakeholders from Columbus City […]

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“May I Be Happy” Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

  “May I Be Happy” Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

Youth Yoga Project invites you to a screening of May I Be Happy, an internationally acclaimed documentary film that depicts the benefits of mindfulness in education. Following the film, we will engage in a panel discussion with local educators, school administrators, healthcare professionals and community leaders who are leading this work in our Central Ohio […]

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Real Conversations with CCS Boardmember Ragland

Anne Evans Anne Evans Real Conversations with CCS Boardmember Ragland

Meet with new Columbus Board of Education member James Ragland and share your thoughts as part of a real conversation about our District and Dominion Middle School. Light refreshments will be served.

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Q & A: Mary Jo Hudson Reflects on Columbus School Board Resignation

Grant Walters Grant Walters Q & A: Mary Jo Hudson Reflects on Columbus School Board Resignation

After ending her five-year tenure with the Board last week, Hudson talks more about her decision and her future hopes for city schools and stakeholders

On Dec. 6, Columbus Board of Education member Mary Jo Hudson submitted her letter of resignation, which will end her five-year tenure on Dec. 31, 2018. The letter chiefly cites Hudson’s contention with the board’s governance model, among other philosophical and functional gaps that she believes it will need to address to serve the city’s […]

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Columbus City Schools Community Meeting regarding proposal to close schools

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus City Schools Community Meeting regarding proposal to close schools

The Columbus City Schools’ Facilities Task Force has added three more community meetings for public input on its recommendations to close or adjust several schools and administrative sites across the District. Read about each recommendation by clicking here. The newly scheduled community meetings will be held from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., at the following locations: […]

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