Auditor Dave Yost http://wvxu.org en Further review: data-scrubbing case continues http://wvxu.org/post/further-review-data-scrubbing-case-continues <p>The Ohio Department of Education is taking additional steps in the data-scrubbing case involving Cincinnati Public Schools and six other districts around Ohio.&nbsp; The department announced Monday it will re-run Ohio Report Card information on the seven districts, which also include Winton Woods, and is referring the matter to its Office of Professional Conduct.</p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 23:16:53 +0000 Mark Heyne 21807 at http://wvxu.org Yost to city: Use parking lease payment for pensions http://wvxu.org/post/yost-city-use-parking-lease-payment-pensions <p>The draft of a letter Ohio Auditor Dave Yost apparently plans to send to Cincinnati city officials says that they should consider using the&nbsp;"bulk" of the $92 million in up-front money from the parking lease agreement to help bolster the city's troubled pension system.</p><p>City council recently received a report saying the unfunded liability of the pension system had grown by another $133 million last year.</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 19:36:50 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 14147 at http://wvxu.org Report finds school districts scrubbed data http://wvxu.org/post/report-finds-school-districts-scrubbed-data-0 <p></p><p>A new audit released by Ohio Auditor Dave Yost has identified more cases of school districts that are believed to have scrubbed data on state reports.</p><p>Four new school districts are identified in this audit: Canton City Schools, Cincinnati Public Schools, Northridge Local Schools, and Winton Woods City Schools.&nbsp; Those districts, along with five previously named: Campbell, Cleveland, Marion, Toledo and Columbus, are thought to have fudged data to look better on state reports.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 22:13:03 +0000 Ann Thompson & Jo Ingles (Ohio Public Radio) 9099 at http://wvxu.org Report finds school districts scrubbed data