As many as 10,000 students across Ohio could be held back to repeat the third grade under the new "Third Grade Reading Guarantee" law, the Huffington Post reports. The intent is simple: all third graders, with the exception of students with disabilities or English-learners, must pass the state's third grade reading exam to continue on to the fourth grade. It's not a tall order for schools with high performing students, but creates a hefty challenge for districts where up to 40 percent of third graders aren't reading at grade level, The Columbus Dispatch reports. The mandate...

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