Ohio Earns a C on Quality Counts Report Card

In an annual report published by Education Week, Ohio schools have earned a C.

Education Week, a national newspaper focusing on K-12 education topics, has published a Quality Counts report for nearly twenty years.  The report uses in-depth journalism and research to investigate important issues in educational policy.  Every year, the report focuses on chance for success, K-12 achievement, and school finances.  The report also focuses on a topic or topics heard often in the news surrounding educational issues.  This year, accountability and trends in achievement and poverty-bases gaps were also measured. 

With their findings, the Quality Counts report delivered a grade of C to Ohio.  Ohio finished 23rd among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.  The nation earned an overall grade of C as well.

For moe detailed information, visit the Quality Counts report on Education Week's website.