Quality vs. exclusivity: Understanding Heights schools

Photo Oct 21, 11 12 38 AM
Share this:
LinkedInGoogle+EmailShare

Ten years ago, it was pretty easy to see the scientific flaws in the State of Ohio’s school ratings: no valid test samples, no comparison of pre-test and post-test, no time-series tracking of student results over the years, meaningless descriptions for the attainment levels—basically, no way of telling which schools were having what effects on […]

Cleveland Hts v. Solon: Comparing cost and understanding value

Photo Nov 30, 3 03 43 PM
Share this:
LinkedInGoogle+EmailShare

Now that we’re safely past the election season, maybe we can have a reasonable discussion about taxes. If you say taxes are high in the Heights, heads nod. But what does “taxes are high” mean? To find out, let’s compare some real estate listings from Cleveland Heights, a “taxes are high” place and Solon, a […]