Chardon Local Schools
November 13, 2023 — Superintendent Mike Hanlon, Assistant Superintendent Ed Klein and Treasurer/CFO Deb Armbruster (photo l to r) are serving as learning session speakers today at the Ohio School Boards Association 2023 Capital Conference and Trade Show. The Nov. 12-14 event, held at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, is Ohio’s premier professional development conference hosting over 7,000 Board of Education and school district administrators annually.
StaRs Achievable - Managing Records
In the area of finance, Chardon Schools Superintendent Mike Hanlon and Treasurer/CFO Deb Armbruster share how the District earned four-star ratings — the highest achievable — in each of the past three years in the Ohio Auditor of State's Star Rating System (StaRS). While going green, the District simplified record requests, achieved public transparency, improved time management and organization, reduced clutter and created a safer working environment.
Reaching All Readers Through the Science of Reading
Science of reading success in Chardon Schools is being presented by Dr. Hanlon and Dr. Klein, outlining the process and system the District uses to reach all readers, increasing student achievement on literacy assessments in Grades 3-7 over the past four years.
School Funding Workgroup Update
The Fair School Funding Plan continues as Ohio’s new school-funding model. The following members of the school-funding workgroup provide an overview of recent changes in the model and what’s ahead in school funding.
Michael P. Hanlon Jr., Ph.D. — Chardon Schools Superintendent
Ryan Pendleton — North Coast Shared Services Alliance Executive Director
Thomas Hosler II — Perrysburg Schools Superintendent
Jared Bunting — Jackson City Schools Treasurer
About the Conference
The OSBA Capital Conference and Trade Show, held this year Nov. 12-14, is Ohio’s premier professional development conference in which Chardon Schools participates each year. The event hosts over 7,000 Board of Education and school district administrators annually.
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