The Senate is making its own changes to the controversial school funding formula, first proposed by the House.
Despite several obstacles, the ISTEP+ testing window is open, but concerns are now being voiced about the security of test items.
The legislature is considering a bill that would notify students taking out student loans annual updates on their debt.
The Senate is now looking at the proposed state budget, which includes changes to the school funding formula.
The legislature is rewriting the school funding formula to close the gap between districts, but both wealthy and poor districts are unhappy with the changes.
The number of Indiana students receiving vouchers increased by almost half during the 2014-2015 school year.
A bill allowing the IDOE to shorten this year's ISTEP+ moved swiftly through the General Assembly and now waits for the governor's signature.
The state is partnering with Gallup to create a survey tool to poll recent graduates about how their college experience prepared them for the workforce.
School districts calling multiple snow days this week face a tighter deadline in preparing for the ISTEP+ test, which begins next week.
The Indiana Department of Education released guidance to schools on how to divide the ISTEP+ in an attempt to shorten it.