From the daily archives: Friday, December 9, 2011

In a move that was fairly boring until placed into context, Ohio schools superintendent Stan Heffner said in a recent speech that student performance in Ohio needs to be improved and that the root cause is that expectations for Ohio’s students are too low.  As reported by the Columbus Dispatch:

“Good enough is no longer good enough.”

“If Ohioans want good jobs, … we need to step it up.”

We wish we could have witnessed the reception that Heffner received for his message of raising the standards for Ohio’s schools, especially considering that it was Opening […]

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