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The Stark Education Partnership - a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in Stark County, Ohio -  is a catalyst, engaging and collaborating with education, business, civic and community stakeholders to drive sustainable improvement and innovation to provide all students with education and career success.  

latest News

Regional Workforce: the Present and the Future Needs

Issues (March 17, 2017) The Governor's Executive Workforce Board and the Office of Workforce Transition has issued a call for more local and regional collaboration between schools and businesses. The call...

Partnership Publishes Resolving Ohio's Testing Conundrum

Issues (March 10, 2017) The truth is that we can no longer afford to focus on graduating learners armed only with pre-determined skills and (already existing) knowledge. The workforce is becoming far too global...

Character. Leadership. Life Skills. Students Leading Students to Greater Success in School and Everyday Life

Issues (March 3, 2017) The 99th Squadron @ Alliance High School grew from an idea of Matthew Horning at Alliance Middle School to encourage the academic success of minority male students through social and academic...

The Debate Continues: Are Grades or Admissions Tests Better Predictors of College Success?

Issues (February 24, 2017) A new article released by the Washington-based America's Promise Alliance on 5 Myths About What It Takes To Make It To and Through College[1] furthers the debate on whether high school grades...

Focus on Problem Based Learning to Build Ohio's Future Workforce

Issues (February 17, 2017) Building Ohio's Future Workforce, the recently released report by the Governor's Executive Workforce Board and the Office of Workforce Transition recognizes that it will be a challenge...


Recent Publications & Videos

Stark County's Significant Educational Progress - November 2016Resolving Ohio's Testing Conundrum

The Partnership's white paper on testing that recommends Ohio establish a hybrid system of graduation requirements and school assessments with restored authority to local communities. Download the PDF »


Stark County's Significant Educational Progress - November 2016Updated December 2016 - Stark County's Significant Educational Progress

Brief pamphlet updating the results on several major drivers of Stark's educational progress. Download the PDF »



Olweus Year 4 ReportStark County Olweus Bullying Prevention Program (OBPP): Fourth Year Report

An evaluation addressing two main questions: Has the OBPP helped to reduce reported incidents of bullying behavior in Stark County OBPP schools in year three implementation? Has the OBPP been implemented with fidelity in cohorts 2-4?
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