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.
The state’s ISTEP panel concluded its meetings Tuesday with a broad set of recommendations.
Gary Community Schools have struggled financially the last few years as enrollment dropped.
The unexpected election result came in the middle of huge education policy transitions in the state.
We asked kids at precincts in Bloomington why they think voting is important.