The state’s largest teachers’ union laid out their legislative priorities Wednesday.
Reliable internet access is not just about fun experiences, like a virtual field trip. Online tools are necessary in today’s classrooms.
The HLC passed changes for the credentials high school teachers that teach dual-credit courses that were supposed to go into effect in 2017.
The state uses a formula to decide how much money each school district receives to award bonuses to all teachers rated effective or highly effective.
When the General Assembly convenes for the 2017 legislative session, expanding state-funded pre-K will be a top priority.
Last year, the SBOE voted to change how they awarded A-F grades, after ISTEP+ scores across the state dropped dramatically.
Students at Indiana University and the University of Notre Dame are asking administration to make the schools a sanctuary campus for undocumented students.
Testing expert Ed Roeber encouraged the panel to spend at least two years creating and implementing the new assessment system, not rush into it like in 2014.
The ISTEP panel will issue its final recommendation on how to re-write the state assessment.
The 2016 ISTEP+ scores show the number of students passing the ISTEP+ decreased for the second year in a row.