Stories tagged with: Tom Perkins

December 9, 2013 - 5:01pm
1 year 50 weeks ago

27 rural ohio school districts will receive funding from an Ohio grant aimed to further education and Northern Local School District is one of them.

The Ohio Appalachian Collaborative worked together to apply for the Ohio Straight A Fund and was approved for just under $15,000,000 worth of funding to provide post secondary courses to students in the area.

"We will get just under $500,000 and what we will use that for is the technology needed to do the distance learning where...

March 13, 2013 - 4:22am
2 years 37 weeks ago

 Three area superintendents spent time Tuesday in front of the Ohio House Primary and Secondary Education Subcommittee of the House Finance and Appropriations Committee. 

Morgan Local Schools Lori Snyder-Lowe, Tri-Valley's Mark Neal and Northern Local's Tom Perkins testified as part of CORAS, the Coalition of Rural and Appalachian Schools. They were just some of at least 100 educators that took part. 

Neal told lawmakers, "Rural districts should be the model...

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