Cincinnati Public Schools http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati teachers approve new contract http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-teachers-approve-new-contract <p>The Cincinnati Federation of Teachers and the Cincinnati Federation of Office Professionals have ratified new contracts with Cincinnati Public Schools.&nbsp; CFT passed its agreement with 95 percent of the votes and CFOP approved its contract&nbsp; with 97 percent of the votes.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 29 May 2014 01:40:30 +0000 Mark Heyne 27310 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati School Board and teachers reach tentative agreement http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-school-board-and-teachers-reach-tentative-agreement <p>Cincinnati Public School teachers will get their first across-the-board raise in six years, if they okay a new 3-year contract hammered out by negotiating teams for the Cincinnati Board of Education and the Cincinnati Federation of Teachers.</p><p>The District says the proposed 4 percent salary increase, retroactive to January 1, 2014 and a 2 percent increase for 2015, contingent on stable local funding, will make it easier to recruit and retain highly qualified teachers.</p><p>Other provisions of the proposed contract include:</p> Thu, 15 May 2014 18:21:34 +0000 Ann Thompson 26768 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati School Board and teachers reach tentative agreement CPS, Winton Woods ratings same after scrubbing recalculation http://wvxu.org/post/cps-winton-woods-ratings-same-after-scrubbing-recalculation <p>Tuesday the Ohio Department of Education issued <a href="http://education.ohio.gov/Media/Media-Releases/2011-Report-Cards-Revised-for-Districts-Schools-Fo#.U2jxNWBOVMw" target="_blank">new report cards</a> for the six school districts accused of scrubbing data, including <strong>Cincinnati and Winton Woods</strong>, whose ratings remained the same.</p> Tue, 06 May 2014 14:48:22 +0000 Ann Thompson 26373 at http://wvxu.org CPS, Winton Woods ratings same after scrubbing recalculation Education conference coming to Cincinnati http://wvxu.org/post/education-conference-coming-cincinnati <p>The national <a href="http://www.cvent.com/events/2014-coalition-for-community-schools-national-forum/event-summary-670d825cb9434edfa13c21bf8a07871f.aspx" target="_blank">Coalition for Community Schools</a> is holding its National Forum in Cincinnati next month.</p><p>Cincinnati Public Schools Board President Eve Bolton says the city was chosen because of the success of the district's community learning centers.</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:00:28 +0000 Tana Weingartner 24382 at http://wvxu.org Education conference coming to Cincinnati Partnership aims to improve communities and schools http://wvxu.org/post/partnership-aims-improve-communities-and-schools <p>Cincinnati Public Schools and the City of Cincinnati are joining forces. A new initiative called ACES -&nbsp; Alliance for Community and Educational Success - aims to find ways the two can collaborate to improve schools and communities.</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 16:51:38 +0000 Tana Weingartner 22786 at http://wvxu.org Partnership aims to improve communities and schools