Tell Them NO NOW: Ohio’s Republican-Led Legislature Set to GUT, Eliminate Nearly All Gifted Education Funding

And not just funding, but, literally, any trace of literal or figurative support for there to even be gifted education in Ohio.  The current version of legislation being considered by the Ohio House will almost completely eviscerate any and all acknowledgment that students with such educational needs even exist: it guts the requirement that our…

Likelihood that Kasich doesn’t even understand consequences of his education funding recommendations

From the  Ohio Association of Gifted Education Action Alert, 3/17/11 (in part, but please – read it all): I should note that in the governor’s town hall meeting on the budget on Tuesday, a father of a gifted child asked why the gifted funding was eliminated.  The governor’s education policy director, Bob Sommers indicated that…