Recently, the Department announced that Oberlin High School’s Kurt Russell is Ohio’s 2022 Teacher of the Year. In a new video from the Department, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Paolo DeMaria shares how he surprised Russell with the news that he would receive the honor. Visit the Ohio Teacher of the Year webpage to watch the surprise and see Russell’s reaction.
Posted Thursday, September 23, 2021
Congratulations to Stephanie Siddens, of the Ohio Department of Education. She has been named the Interim State Superintendent of Public Instruction upon Paolo DeMaria's retirement on September 24, 2021. Congratulations, Stephanie!
Second-grade teacher Rona Lauricia and building cleaners Deena Lindo and Kay Chaffin were recognized as "Unsung Heroes" during a school-wide assembly by Larkmoor Principal Chantelle Lewis and Cassandra Robinson, Store Director for Meijer in Lorain.