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Bedford schools release statement after 14-year-old suspect connected to online threat apprehended


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 15:47:44 GMT

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'Though there was no credible threat, we refuse to take these things lightly.'

Read more: Bedford schools release statement after 14-year-old suspect connected to online threat apprehended


Bedford schools forced to close Tuesday due to unspecified threat, part of growing trend nationally


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 23:09:52 GMT

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The Educator's School Safety Network says minus virtual learning, they've seen threats go up each year since 2013.

Read more: Bedford schools forced to close Tuesday due to unspecified threat, part of growing trend nationally


Security concerns at Akron Public Schools continue after 7th-grader found with gun, locking down 2 buildings


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 04:31:21 GMT

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No one was hurt, but the incident is just the latest in a series of episodes that have brought the safety of APS into question.

Read more: Security concerns at Akron Public Schools continue after 7th-grader found with gun, locking down 2 buildings


Glenville's high school football team celebrates first-ever state championship Monday at Ginn Academy


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 00:28:10 GMT

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The Tarblooders, who became the first team from CMSD to take home the title, were greeted with applause Monday morning.

Read more: Glenville's high school football team celebrates first-ever state championship Monday at Ginn Academy


Akron teachers, school administrators headed to federal mediation as safety at schools is called into question


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 00:10:58 GMT

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The mediation will predominately surround how to prevent and combat school safety and student behavior, the Akron Education Association's president said.

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EDWINS culinary students run 'Taste of Home' dinner service as capstone event before graduation


Created: Fri, 02 Dec 2022 05:30:40 GMT

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The five-course menu along with wine pairings was chosen, prepared, and served by the soon-to-be graduates.

Read more: EDWINS culinary students run 'Taste of Home' dinner service as capstone event before graduation


CMSD: Glenville High School in Cleveland closed Thursday due to staff absences


Created: Thu, 01 Dec 2022 15:34:08 GMT

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The closure also meant no remote learning for students.

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'Akron Public Schools are not safe': Teachers sound alarm after another student is stabbed


Created: Thu, 01 Dec 2022 05:06:43 GMT

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The union president says teachers are afraid to go to work, and that a majority of students feel the same way with fights breaking out constantly.

Read more: 'Akron Public Schools are not safe': Teachers sound alarm after another student is stabbed


Education Station: Northeast Ohio nonprofits showing kids the 'art' of giving


Created: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 22:39:21 GMT

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Kids 4 Human-KIND is teaming up with DIY art studio Cre8 Sparks to make gift boxes for children in shelters and hospitals, showing kids that giving is year-round.

Read more: Education Station: Northeast Ohio nonprofits showing kids the 'art' of giving


Ohio awards nearly $58 million for security upgrades to over 700 schools: See if your child's school is on the list


Created: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 03:08:57 GMT

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The list includes many schools within Northeast Ohio that are each receiving up to $100,000 for safety improvements like security cameras and automatic door locks.

Read more: Ohio awards nearly $58 million for security upgrades to over 700 schools: See if your child's school is on the list


Kristina Johnson to step down as Ohio State's president


Created: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 04:30:48 GMT

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Johnson's tenure as the university's president will come to an end in May 2023.

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2 Cuyahoga Community College professors accuse school's former president, others of 'campaign of retaliation' in new lawsuit


Created: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 04:30:37 GMT

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The pair allege then-President Dr. Alex Johnson helped conspire to make them 'persona non grata' on campus after their participation in a media interview.

Read more: 2 Cuyahoga Community College professors accuse school's former president, others of 'campaign of retaliation' in new lawsuit


Education Station: Statewide Hackathon competition won by Northeast Ohio team


Created: Mon, 28 Nov 2022 23:13:14 GMT

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An 8-student team hailing from Cleveland, Lorain and Warrensville Heights took 1st place in this year's mobile app-building competition.

Read more: Education Station: Statewide Hackathon competition won by Northeast Ohio team


Ohio State wins 41st annual Blood Battle competition against rival school


Created: Sat, 26 Nov 2022 04:07:57 GMT

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This is the first year Ohio State has beaten Michigan since 2017.

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Cleveland Board of Education picks search firm to assist in selecting new CEO to replace Eric Gordon


Created: Thu, 24 Nov 2022 13:43:11 GMT

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Gordon announced in September that he will step down when the school year ends on June 30, 2023.

Read more: Cleveland Board of Education picks search firm to assist in selecting new CEO to replace Eric Gordon


Education Station: World-renowned Cleveland magician Rick Smith Jr. gives back to area schools


Created: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 22:52:32 GMT

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This week, Harvey Rice in Cleveland was treated to a spectacular magic show as part of Smith's 'Magic Gives Back' program to benefit school districts nationwide.

Read more: Education Station: World-renowned Cleveland magician Rick Smith Jr. gives back to area schools


The Ripple Effect: Walsh University students start water bottle company that gives back


Created: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 19:12:31 GMT

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With the motto 'Take a drink, give a drink,' Ripple Water Bottles is helping to provide clean drinking water with every bottle sold.

Read more: The Ripple Effect: Walsh University students start water bottle company that gives back


3News Investigates: Ethics questions swirl around Lake County commissioner


Created: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 04:27:47 GMT

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Republican John Plecnik, already working two full-time jobs, admits using his county office for a third job paying him $9,000 for teaching a 9-week Zoom class in NC.

Read more: 3News Investigates: Ethics questions swirl around Lake County commissioner


Cleveland schools announce ‘major gift’ worth $20 million from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott: How the district plans to spend the money


Created: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 17:10:33 GMT

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With the money, district CEO Eric Gordon says they are planning to create the CMSD Get More Opportunities Fund.

Read more: Cleveland schools announce ‘major gift’ worth $20 million from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott: How the district plans to spend the money


‘A place where sisterhood thrives’: 3News’ Hollie Strano reveals special connection to Beaumont School in Cleveland Heights


Created: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 11:27:25 GMT

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'The school, for me, is very special.'

Read more: ‘A place where sisterhood thrives’: 3News’ Hollie Strano reveals special connection to Beaumont School in Cleveland Heights


'We will not stay silent any longer': What's next after Akron teachers vote to reject fact-finder's recommendations for new agreement by 99%


Created: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 04:38:43 GMT

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'Through their vote, Akron educators sent a strong and unified message that they will continue to put student and staff safety first.'

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Prepare, adapt and overcome: What it takes to be The Best Blind Band in the Land


Created: Sun, 20 Nov 2022 16:22:17 GMT

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The words "prepare, adapt and overcome" are proudly on display in the band room, for all who come here.

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Curbing the odds of Alzheimer's for those at greater genetic risk


Created: Sat, 19 Nov 2022 04:08:34 GMT

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Cleveland Clinic researchers are studying whether high-intensity cycling can prevent or delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease.

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Cleveland State University unveils $650 million master plan featuring new arena, expanded student housing


Created: Fri, 18 Nov 2022 04:23:26 GMT

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The 10-year, $650 million master plan is highlighted by the addition of a 5,000 to 7,000-seat multi-purpose arena that would replace the aging Wolstein Center.

Read more: Cleveland State University unveils $650 million master plan featuring new arena, expanded student housing


Cleveland State University changing name of Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, named for former chief justice who owned slaves


Created: Fri, 18 Nov 2022 04:23:02 GMT

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"His ownership of slaves and his beliefs and actions relating to slavery are contrary to the values of our University and a disservice to our community."

Read more: Cleveland State University changing name of Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, named for former chief justice who owned slaves


Baldwin Wallace announces scholarship program aimed at aiding teacher shortage


Created: Fri, 18 Nov 2022 00:04:29 GMT

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The program will eliminate tuition costs for a limited number of students.

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iAlert school closings and delays: See the list


Created: Thu, 17 Nov 2022 23:11:10 GMT

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Check this list to see if your school is closed today.

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A Knox County teacher is fighting for her life after suffering a stroke at school


Created: Thu, 17 Nov 2022 10:44:04 GMT

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She's a glue to her family and a best friend for her two daughters. Now, the family waits for a miracle in a hospital.

Read more: A Knox County teacher is fighting for her life after suffering a stroke at school


Fentanyl vaccine potential ‘game changer’ for opioid epidemic, UH researchers say


Created: Thu, 17 Nov 2022 00:26:36 GMT

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Over 150 people die every day from synthetic opioid overdoses, including fentanyl, which is 50 times stronger than heroin and 100 times stronger than morphine.

Read more: Fentanyl vaccine potential ‘game changer’ for opioid epidemic, UH researchers say


Education Station: Strongsville teen creates communication board for preschoolers with autism


Created: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 23:26:44 GMT

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Billy Williams' Eagle Scout project is a game-changer for non-verbal and verbally-limited children with autism. Children communicate by pointing to how they feel.

Read more: Education Station: Strongsville teen creates communication board for preschoolers with autism


Ohio State Board of Education to vote on amended anti-LGBTQ legislation


Created: Tue, 15 Nov 2022 21:58:54 GMT

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The resolution would urge for the removal of a federal rule change seen as supporting of trans and other LGBTQ+ individuals in anti-discrimination laws.

Read more: Ohio State Board of Education to vote on amended anti-LGBTQ legislation


Understanding the lawsuits slowing down student loan forgiveness


Created: Mon, 14 Nov 2022 15:02:13 GMT

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The application is currently paused because of court orders blocking the student debt relief program.

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Retired US Navy vice admiral challenges Northeast Ohio medical students


Created: Sat, 12 Nov 2022 04:25:02 GMT

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Dr. Forrest Faison, the Navy's 38th Surgeon General spoke at NEOMED for the VITALS series about the health of our veterans.

Read more: Retired US Navy vice admiral challenges Northeast Ohio medical students


Federal court strikes down student loan forgiveness plan


Created: Fri, 11 Nov 2022 03:52:14 GMT

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District Court Judge Mark Pittman, an appointee of former President Donald Trump, said the program usurped Congress' power to make laws.

Read more: Federal court strikes down student loan forgiveness plan


Education Station: Cleveland to host annual 'Hackathon' mobile app competition for first time


Created: Thu, 10 Nov 2022 00:58:37 GMT

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TECH CORPS' 'Hackathon' competition teaches 9th through 12th grade students to code and create an app that solves a real-world problem.

Read more: Education Station: Cleveland to host annual 'Hackathon' mobile app competition for first time


OHSAA investigating controversial ending of Strongsville-Walsh Jesuit girls soccer game


Created: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 23:59:49 GMT

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Chaos broke out on the field after a controversial penalty kick call at the end of a high school soccer tournament game last weekend.

Read more: OHSAA investigating controversial ending of Strongsville-Walsh Jesuit girls soccer game


Cornell frat parties on hold after druggings, assault reported


Created: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 14:03:18 GMT

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Leaders of the Ivy League university in upstate New York said this week that all of the incidents occurred at residences affiliated with registered fraternities.

Read more: Cornell frat parties on hold after druggings, assault reported


Kent elementary school teacher named Ohio Physical Education Teacher of the Year


Created: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 22:42:51 GMT

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Shawn Bates is a P.E. teacher at Longcoy and Holden Elementary Schools in Kent.

Read more: Kent elementary school teacher named Ohio Physical Education Teacher of the Year


Ravenna Police: Individual identified in Rootstown in connection with 'swatting' incidents in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas


Created: Sat, 05 Nov 2022 00:04:57 GMT

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No students were found to be in danger from any of the incidents.

Read more: Ravenna Police: Individual identified in Rootstown in connection with 'swatting' incidents in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas


Community remembers Geauga County teacher who was killed in motorcycle crash after hitting deer


Created: Fri, 04 Nov 2022 22:39:07 GMT

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'We are devastated by this loss.'

Read more: Community remembers Geauga County teacher who was killed in motorcycle crash after hitting deer

 
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