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Senator Turner Congratulates Willoughby-Eastlake City Schools On Straight A Fund Award


Columbus-Today, State Senator Nina Turner (D-Cleveland) announced that the Ohio Controlling Board approved funds for Willoughby-Eastlake City Schools to create the Willoughby Eastlake School of Innovation, which will offer students in grades 3-5 a STEM education curriculum. The district was one of just 37 educational entities selected among over 600 applicants to receive funding in the second round of grants from the newly created Straight A Fund Program. 


Senator Schiavoni Congratulates Schools In 33rd District On Straight A Funding To Improve STEM Education


Columbus –Today, Democratic Leader Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) congratulated schools in the 33rd Senate District for receiving $975,250 from the Straight A Fund Program to improve STEM education through Project Inspire.


Senator Brown Announces Funding For Upgrades At Toledo Correctional Institution


Columbus – State Senator Edna Brown (D-Toledo) announced today that the State Controlling Board has released $44,288 to replace two hot water boilers and $143,385 for the Perimeter Fence Alarm project at the Toledo Correctional Institution (ToCI).


Senator Turner Speaks At National Urban League Conference


Cincinnati-On Friday, July 25, Senator Turner delivered the keynote address at the National Council of Urban League Guild's Leadership Luncheon in Cincinnati. She encouraged attendees to continue their important work toward making America a more equitable nation, with an emphasis on ensuring access to the ballot and increased economic opportunity.