Press Releases - Education


Aug 29

Way Library hosts presentation on "Common Core"

On Tuesday, September 9th at 7 pm, Way Library, in cooperation with the League of Women Voters of the Perrysburg Area (LWVPA), welcomes Roger W. Minier, Ph.D., of the Northwest Ohio Educational Technology Foundation (NWOET). Dr. Minier will give a ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Aug 14

Lourdes University Fall Lifelong Learning Programming

?For years, scientists and health care professionals have said that the key to longevity is to continue learning. Through Lourdes University’s Lifelong Learning program, area residents can learn in a fun and engaging atmosphere. This fall, ...

Posted By: Heather Hoffman | Category: Education



Jun 25

Ohio Connections Academy hosts info session in Rossford

Representatives from Ohio Connections Academy (OCA), a leading e-school serving students in grades K-12 from across Ohio, will host an information session for interested parents and students on Thursday, June 30th in Rossford. OCA delivers a ...

Posted By: Mark Rickel | Category: Education



Jun 18

Anthony Wayne Toastmasters Club - Open House 6/18/2014

You are welcomed to attend our open house on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 6:30 PM at Epworth United Methodist Church 3077 Valley View, Ottawa Hills, Ohio. Too many Ahs, Ums and other "crutch" words in your speech? Intimidated by the thought of ...

Posted By: Heather Lane | Category: Education



May 14

Nexus Academy of Toledo Hosts Shadow Day

Nexus Academy of Toledo will host a “shadow day” on Tuesday, May 27 from 1:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. for interested students to observe firsthand the blended model for learning where students attend online classes at a state-of-the-art ...

Posted By: Mark Rickel | Category: Education



May 14

Nexus Academy of Toledo Information Session/Luncheon

Nexus Academy of Toledo will host an information/luncheon for prospective parents and students to learn about the blended high school currently serving students in northwest Ohio. The event will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 from 11 a.m. until 1 ...

Posted By: Mark Rickel | Category: Education



May 14

Nexus Academy of Toledo Hosts Shadow Day

Nexus Academy of Toledo will host a series of online and in-person information sessions and open house events for prospective parents and students to learn about the new blended high school currently serving students in northwest Ohio. The school ...

Posted By: Mark Rickel | Category: Education



May 08

Truck Driving Jobs Open House May 9

Northwest State Community College/Custom Training Solutions will be hosting a free open house for area job seekers looking for employment in the Trucking Industry. Participants will be able to visit with several carriers and learn more about ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Education



Apr 24

Ohio Connections Academy information session in Toledo

Representatives from Ohio Connections Academy (OCA), a leading e-school serving students in grades K-12 from across Ohio, will host an information session for interested parents and students on Tuesday, April 29th in Toledo. OCA delivers a ...

Posted By: Mark Rickel | Category: Education



Apr 07

Way Library plans two great Earth Week programs

Compost Workshop on April 22 at Way Join Vicki Gallagher, 577 Horticulturalist, and Judy Hagen, City of Perrysburg Storm Water Management Educator for an informative program on composting. Vicki and Judy will teach you how to make compost from your ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Mar 20

By Request, Free Overview of Word 2010 on 3/19/14

Hello everyone. By special request, the Overview of Mcirosoft Word 2010 will be offered free again. Make sure to register early because it is this Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. EST. Sign up when you go to ...

Posted By: Amber S. Hawkins | Category: Education



Mar 10

Foster Care & Adoption Training Classes April 26 - June 6

Lucas County Children Services (LCCS) is asking families to “TAKE THE NEXT STEP” by learning about becoming a foster parent. LCCS currently needs families willing to foster children of all ages, particularly infants and young children. ...

Posted By: Julie Malkin | Category: Education



Mar 06

MVCDS Issue Day 2014 - Art in Society

On Friday, March 7th from 8:00am to 3:00pm, Maumee Valley Country Day School’s Upper School students will be hosting their annual Issue Day. Issue Day is an event put on every year by the junior class. Each year, the class chooses a topic that ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Feb 18

HPet Tech Pet CPR/First Aid Course

Plan now and register now for the Pet Tech™ Pet CPR/First Aid course, which will be offered 1-5 PM, Sunday, April 6th, at the PetMassage Institute in Toledo. This course will be taught by Jillian Myers. Learn Pet CPR/First Aid According to ...

Posted By: Beth Farkas | Category: Education



Feb 04

"Protecting Your Computer and Identity Online" on 2/19

On Wednesday, February 19 at 6:00 p.m., Way Library invites you to a timely presentation on how to protect yourself while online. The talk will cover simple measures which can be taken to help protect individuals from identity theft and computers ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Jan 27

All Saints Catholic School Open House on Feb. 2, 2014

All Saints Catholic School will host an Open House on Sunday, Feb. 2, from noon to 2 p.m. at the school, 630 Lime City Road, Rossford, OH. “Area families will be able to meet our teachers, staff, and take personal tours of our school,” ...

Posted By: Sr. Marie Christine Cervi | Category: Education



Oct 29

Are You Ready to Celebrate International Education Week?

Like virtually everything else on Earth, education has gone global. If America - from Toledo through the rest of the country - is going to remain competitive, its young people must be educated in a way that prepares them for a shrinking and better ...

Posted By: Andrew Lisa | Category: Education



Oct 24

Educational reformer Alfie Kohn to keynote BGSU conference

Educational reform advocate and author Alfie Kohn will speak at Bowling Green State University Nov. 2 as part of the 2013 Northwest Ohio Symposium on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Teaching. In his keynote address, Kohn will speak ...

Posted By: Joetta Kynard | Category: Education



Oct 16

Maumee Valley to Host Education Panel

The Global Leadership Program at Maumee Valley Country Day School presents Edunation: Analyzing the Education System Globally, Nationally, and Locally. The event is dedicated to discussing and debating the state of education on different levels and ...

Posted By: Brooke Schlageter | Category: Education



Sep 27

PETA to Bring Factory Farm to Bowling Green State University

MEDIA ALERT – MEDIA ALERT – MEDIA ALERT PETA TO BRING FACTORY FARM TO BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY Group Will Give Students a Feel for Intensive Confinement That May Have Them Going Vegan What: Most students at Bowling ...

Posted By: Shakira | Category: Education



Sep 25

Enhance Your Career with This Insurance Continuing Ed Class

Very few careers provide for the advancement of its top experts without a requisite for continuing education. The insurance industry is no exception. Each year, leading insurance professionals enroll in courses designed specifically to qualify for ...

Posted By: Katrina Robinson | Category: Education



Sep 24

Public Meeting on Taxes and School Finance set for Oct. 2

A program titled: “School Finance: Where Are Your Taxes Going?” will be held on Wednesday, October 2 from 7-8 p.m. at Southview High School Theatre (7225 Sylvania Avenue, Sylvania Ohio 43560). The presentation is the inaugural event ...

Posted By: Rachel Johnson | Category: Education



Sep 11

The Final Voyage of the Edmund Fitzgerald

Great Lakes Deep Water Explorer, Frederick Shannon, Leader of "Submarine Expedition '94, takes his audience on a dramatic, spellbinding Audio/Visual experience deep into the dark and dangerous waters of Lake Superior to witness the ghostly images of ...

Posted By: Susan Hurst | Category: Education



Sep 11

Youth Enrichmen Summit (Y.E.S)

The Braden United Methodist Church Youth Fellowship Present Y.E.S! Youth Enrichment Summit Saturday, September 14, 2013 1:00pm-4:00pm Kids ages 3-18 and their parents are invited to come and learn how to utilize school, church and community ...

Posted By: Megan Davis | Category: Education



Aug 28

Register Now for New ESOL Class at Way Library

Way Public Library will offer a new class starting in September – English for Speakers of Other Languages. This class is geared towards adults who are non-native speakers of English and will focus on improving communication skills. ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Jul 31

Paul Mitchell the School Toledo

Paul Mitchell the School Toledo is coming to Toledo, OH this coming Fall 2013!! We are excited to be a part of the Toledo community! For more information about our program, how to become a Future Professional or employment opportunities contact ...

Posted By: Ashlee Harris | Category: Education



Jul 17

Get Grossed Out at the Grossology Exhibit

Get ready to be grossed out, Toledo. Grossology: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body is coming to you this fall. Explore why and how your body makes and exudes the oozy, runny, smelly, stinky, flaky stuff that it does. Based on the bestselling ...

Posted By: Andrew Lisa | Category: Education



May 01

Chihuahua de Mayo Day

Chihuahua de Mayo Day Join us for a fun-filled day learning about pets that originated from North America and try your luck with the pinata. Rescheduled for Saturday, May 11 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. $25.00/child Ages 8 - 12 years old Register online ...

Posted By: Jackie Kinnee | Category: Education



Apr 01

Owens Announces Basic Motorcycle Safety Training Classes

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Area motorcycle enthusiasts interested in enhancing their knowledge about safe driving are invited to enroll in upcoming Motorcycle Safety Training classes offered through Owens Community College Adult and ...

Posted By: Brad Meyer | Category: Education



Mar 28

My Lai massacre topic of Lourdes' history lecture

Lourdes University is pleased to announce its 2013 Distinguished Lectureship in American History & Culture, “My Lai: An American Atrocity during the Vietnam War” on Thursday, April 11, at 6 p.m. in the Franciscan Center. Guest ...

Posted By: Heather Hoffman | Category: Education