Legal Wisdom

In the list below you will find information shared from Ohio Attorneys who specialize in charter schools.

August 2021 - by: Amy Goodson Co., LLC. for Ohio Community School Board members

House Bill 110 – Good News for Charter Schools - The recent state biennial budget bill allocates an average of $7,200 per pupil, an increase from $6,020. Read more >>

September 2021 - by: Amy Goodson Co., LLC. for Ohio Community School Board members

Masks in Schools - One of the most asked questions as school starts this fall is whether and how to institute mask/face covering policies. Read more >>

November 2021 - by: Amy Goodson Co., LLC. for Ohio Community School Board members

“Mask to Stay” & “Test to Play” - Late last month the Ohio Department of Health released updated school quarantine guidance. Recognizing that out-of-school quarantining has unintended consequences of reducing in-school learning and adding strain on parents, schools, and local health departments, ODH announced new in-school alternatives to at home quarantining for staff and students. The new options are being termed “Mask to Stay” and “Mask to Play” options. Read more >>

April 2020 - by: Amy Goodson Co., LLC. for Ohio Community School Board members

Graduation Changes for 2020-2021 - In March emergency legislation regarding education moved extremely quickly through the Ohio General Assembly with nearly unanimous support. House Bill 67 was signed into law with immediate effectivity on March 20th .  Read more >>

May 2021 - by: Amy Goodson Co., LLC. for Ohio Community School Board members

The State Budget Bill – Proposed Education Changes - House Bill 110 is the most recent state biennial budget proposal. As is usual in Ohio, the bill contains not only funding items, but many substantive legal changes.  Read more >>

June 2021 - by: Amy Goodson Co., LLC. for Ohio Community School Board members

The State Budget Bill – Proposed Education Changes House Bill 110 is the most recent state biennial budget proposal. As is usual in Ohio, the bill contains not only funding items, but many substantive legal changes. Several education law changes include: Read more >>

July 2021 - by: Amy Goodson Co., LLC. for Ohio Community School Board members

State Biennial Budget – School Funding - Ohio’s General Assembly passed the $74.1 billion state biennial budget in late June with broad bipartisan support (82-13 in the Ohio House and 32-1 in the Senate) with the Governor vetoing 14 substantive items before signing. Read more >>