Ohio Association of School Business Officials Report Shows Ohio's School Funding Hasn’t Changed Much In 20 Years By Ohio Public Radio • Aug 15, 2018 A report commissioned by three public school groups shows state funding for K-12 education hasn’t bridged the gap between rich and poor districts. Schools Upset About Pupil Transportation Funding Cut By Ohio Public Radio • Jun 15, 2017 The Ohio House and Senate increased the amount the state will spend on its 610 school districts beyond Governor John Kasich’s original budget proposal. Farm Groups Want State To Lower Property Taxes By Ohio Public Radio • Jan 6, 2017 ofbf.org Ohio farmers are seeing their property taxes increase dramatically thanks to a formula used to set a value on their farmland. Study Shows Growing Achievement Gap Between Poor and Rich School Districts By Associated Press • Jan 25, 2016 An analysis of Ohio Department of Education school report-card data shows the achievement gap between low-income and wealthier school districts continues to widen. Another Report Links Poverty To Poor Student Academic Performance By Associated Press & Jim Letizia • Dec 3, 2015 An analysis of recent public school student test results shows economic status plays a major role in the scores. Report Links Poverty To Poor Student Academic Peformance By Jim Letizia & Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • Sep 17, 2013 Groups representing Ohio school boards, administrators and treasurers have released an analysis of data collected under the state's new assessment system that confirms the link between poverty and student performance.