School districts across the state are once again asking voters to help fund public schools, with nine districts asking for property tax increases Tuesday.
Lawmakers passed legislation this session to appoint a financial advisor to Gary and Muncie schools to help them stay solvent.
Tindley Genesis Academy in Indianapolis uses music in the curriculum for most subjects.
The bill looking to expand state funded pre-k also allocates $1 million for in-home digital preschool learning.
The struggle between a Republican governor advocating for pre-K funding and a reluctant Republican-held legislature is a familiar one in Indiana.
Increases include more money for English Language Learners and students living in poverty.
Manufacturing jobs require specialized training, so companies having a hard time filling open positions are finding new opportunities to teach workers.
State Superintendent Jennifer McCormick asked a Senate education committee Wednesday to extend the timeline for creating a test to replace ISTEP+.
The second half of the legislative session begins this week, and the House and Senate have two very different bills to expand state funded pre-K.
Rep. Melanie Wright (D-Yorktown) sent a letter to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos asking her to hire a public school educator as her Deputy Secretary.