Tag Archives: education

Zoar Homeschool Day

Winter is over and spring has finally arrived in Historic Zoar! On Friday, April 27, bring your students to help the residents of Zoar prepare for the coming year. From 10am-4pm students can try their hands at baking, butter churning, soap carving, tinsmithing, gardening, and more. Historical demonstrations throughout the village will help students learn about life in the 1850s. Cost for the event is $5 per student and includes all activities. One adult per group is free, and each additional adult is $7. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 330-874-3011. Refunds will not be issued.

#OhioLovesTeachers — Share Stories about the Great Educators in Your Life

Wow creator. Inspiration producer. Difference maker. Miracle worker. Teacher. The Ohio Department of Education is encouraging the public to share stories about great educators.

Read more

Myths & Mis-characterizations About Postpartum Depression and Related Illnesses

In an effort to ensure the public does not stigmatize women with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, Mom-Mentum.org, a nonprofit agency that offers information and education about the challenges, realities, and value of mothering, has broken down the meaning of “postpartum depression.”

Read more

A Look in the Mirror

“Whites only! White Power!” were the chants coming from a child at a pool party my family attended this summer. I immediately turned to chastise the young boy who was shouting it and noticed that while the other boys were not participating, they were not stopping it either. Then I looked down. Read more

State Scholarship Application Windows Open Today

The application windows for Ohio’s EdChoice, Income-Based (EdChoice Expansion) and Cleveland scholarship programs are now open. Families can begin applying today for a scholarship for the 2018-19 school year. The deadline to apply for these programs is April 30, 2018.

Read more

Sandy Valley Alumni Looking for Nominations for Alumni Wall of Fame

In the past, Sandy Valley Alumni were recognized for their outstanding achievement. The Sandy Valley Alumni Association would like to continue this tradition by selecting an outstanding Sandy Valley graduate each year.

Read more

« Older Entries