News Updates

January 29, 1992 1 min read

The Ohio Department of Education’s new computerized system for gathering data on students has been struck down in state court.

Hamilton County Common Pleas Judge Richard Niehaus ruled this month that the education department failed to conduct legally required hearings before implementing the Educational Management Information System, which was designed to gather demographic data and achievement scores for individual districts and schools.

A version of this article appeared in the January 29, 1992 edition of Education Week as News Updates