Gadfly Bites will be on vacation for a bit, you lucky readers; but your luck runs out on 9/8/21 when it all starts again.
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. They will continue to thrive due to the increase in funding for the scholarships as enacted in the new state budget. Just don’t call ‘em “vouchers”, OK? (Columbus Dispatch, 8/24/21)
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next month. But the newb was not finalized without some agita among state board members related to the state’s current strategic plan for education. (Columbus Dispatch, 8/23/21)
- Finally, you may have heard that “high-dosage tutoring” is the penicillin needed to combat whatever we’re calling pandemic-related learning loss at the moment. (Honestly, if the Executive Director of Accelerated and Extended Learning at Columbus City Schools says point blank, “There is a learning loss”, should the rest of us really be hiding behind euphemisms at this point?) However, since , perhaps the whole shebang needs to be called into question. (ABC6 News, Columbus, 8/23/21)
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