Funding for Indiana’s newly-minted preschool program will come from existing appropriations and federal funds.
The State Board voted 10-1 Wednesday to approve updated social studies standards after a year-long review process.
State education officials will step up oversight of an underperforming school in Evansville, but the efforts will stop short of state takeover.
Lost in the furor over Common Core has been the routine review of Indiana’s social studies standards, which are up for a vote Wednesday.
The Indiana Chamber of Commerce wants to see more rigorous math standards and a recommended reading list added to the proposed expectations for schools.
High school students will take a very different college entrance exam in two years when the company that administers the SAT rolls out a new test.
While the proposed expectations state education officials will consider next month overlap with Common Core, they also include Indiana-specific content.
Still wondering how Indiana arrived at new academic standards to replace the Common Core? We take a look inside the revision process.
Both groups told state education officials Tuesday at a public hearing in Indianapolis there are just too many proposed academic standards to teach.
State Board of Education member Brad Oliver answers StateImpact's questions about the ongoing academic standards review process.