Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 5:14 PM
Fifty percent of Ohio's General Revenue fund is spent on education, yet far too many children languish in poor performing schools, fail to graduate or graduate without the skills necessary to be successful in college or a career. What can we do to ensure every child has access to a high quality education? State Senator Peggy Lehner is a Republican from Ohio's 6th District and chairs the Senate Education Committee. In an address to the City Club of Cleveland,she discusses school funding, access to early childhood education, teacher quality, Common Core and the reform of charter schools.