To Chromebook or not to Chromebook? With apologies to Bill Shakespeare, when it comes to technology, more and more Ohio school districts have decided ‘tis nobler to endure the slings and arrows of spending outrageous fortunes than to risk falling behind their peers.
Stark County residents don’t have to look far when choosing a college to attend. There are six colleges in the county, including Walsh University, Malone University, the University of Mount Union, Stark State College, Kent State University at Stark and Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences.
Information about public schools is readily available to the public, but that’s not exactly the case with private schools. And information from nontraditional schools is on a completely different standard than traditional public schools.
Whether you may be considering changing school districts (11 of Stark County’s 17 traditional public school districts, as well as charter schools, accept students outside their geographic boundaries) or just curious as to how your school is performing, the scores can provide some insight on which schools provide more rigorous coursework and prepare students better for college classes.
It’s that time of year again. Store shelves are full of folders, packs of paper, pencils, erasers, glue sticks, backpacks and every thing else you can find on your child’s back-to-school list.