School Stories from Ohio

Ohio School District Story: Youngstown Schools' Supports for Families During the Pandemic

Ohio School District Story: Youngstown Schools’ Supports for Families During the Pandemic

Linda Hoey Chief of Family Engagement Youngstown City School District During this Pandemic, with Covid-19, many of the parents my ...
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Ohio Regional Story: Talk First Stark encourages “language nutrition” as the foundation of healthy growth and brain development

The Ohio Department of Education's State Support Team 9 has been working in collaboration with Great Start for Great Futures ...
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Ohio School Story: Harmon Middle School's Counselor Supports Families During the Pandemic

Ohio School Story: Harmon Middle School’s Counselor Supports Families During the Pandemic

The counselor at Harmon Middle School in Pickerington Local Schools gathered resources for families to promote the well-being of their ...
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Ohio District Story: How Columbus City Schools is Supporting Families During the Pandemic

Many thanks to Scott Varner and the rest of the Columbus City Schools' Department of Engagement for submitting their district-wide ...
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Ohio School Story: Columbus City Schools Provides Opportunities for Families Who Speak Languages Other Than English

This story was written by Scott Varner, Executive Director of Community Engagement & generously shared by Seneca Bing, Family and ...
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Ohio School Story: Cincinnati’s Roll Hill School Partners with Local Non-Profit to Host Jam Sessions for Families, Students, and Staff

We love this story from Cincinnati, because it is an example of family engagement that is sustained throughout the school ...
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Ohio School Story: Family Engagement Team remains focused on student success in Berea Schools

Ohio School Story: Family Engagement Team remains focused on student success in Berea Schools

Berea City School District, near Cleveland, is transforming their family engagement work to include all families. "When all of us ...
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Ohio School Story: Roberts Paideia in Cincinnati Hosts Second Annual Parent Day Conference

Ohio School Story: Roberts Paideia in Cincinnati Hosts Second Annual Parent Day Conference

Roberts Principal Alpacino Beauchamp and Roberts Welcome Center Director Antonio Fernandez address the parents at the beginning of the conference ...
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Ohio Parents and Caregivers -- Click Here to Apply to be on our Advisory Council in 2021 -- Applications Due November 26, 2020

We are now recruiting Ohio parents and caregivers of Ohio children from birth to grade 12 to be members of our advisory council beginning in January 2021!

Click here to apply now or download and share the application with families in your community.

Applications are due by November 26, 2020, and can be emailed as an attachment to OhioSFEC@osu.edu.

To read more about the work of the council, visit our state advisory council web page.