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April 8, 2015

 

Universities around Indiana are responding to the religious freedom bill passed last week. (Photo Credit: Barbara Harrington/WTIU News)

Indiana’s Reputation Post-RFRA Reaches Potential Students

As the decision deadline approaches, students considering college in Indiana are weighing the potential implications of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

March 25, 2015

 

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A Look At Indiana’s Testing System, Present & Future

Education policymakers are in the midst of deciding which standardized test Indiana students will take, and how much they will cost.

March 11, 2015

 

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Unpacking What ‘College And Career Ready’ Really Means

Indiana is one of a handful of states pushing for "college and career ready" academic standards. What does that phrase actually mean?

February 25, 2015

 

If enough students opt out of the ISTEP+ test, it can affect school accountability grades, teacher evaluations and teacher pay.

What Happens If Kids Opt Out of ISTEP+?

Schools can face a series of indirect sanctions if enough parents decide to opt their students out of the annual ISTEP+ test.

February 16, 2015

 

The State Board of Education held a special meeting last week to discuss changes to the spring ISTEP+ test.

What’s The Latest With ISTEP+?

Get caught up on the latest ISTEP+ news with clips from Noon Edition and Indiana Newsdesk.

February 9, 2015

 

Ivy Tech students Riley Sullivan, left, and Arnold Dorey assemble part of an exterior wall during a class building simulation. (Photo Credit: Rachel Morello/StateImpact Indiana)

How One Indiana Program Models Obama’s Skills Training Plan

A community college program in Elkhart County teaches students skills specific to landing a job in the RV industry, thanks to partnerships with local companies.

February 5, 2015

 

Server glitches during preliminary rounds of testing for the statewide ISTEP+ have teachers and students worried. (Photo Credit: Jackie Kelly/Flickr)

When Testing Technology Fails, Students Fear They Will Too

Interruptions during statewide readiness tests for this year's ISTEP+ have school leaders and students worried about what they'll face when testing begins.

December 5, 2014

 

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IU Board Of Trustees Approves Assembly Hall Designs

Indiana Board of Trustees approves Assembly Hall designs, and discusses Energy Savings Project.

November 21, 2014

 

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Counties To Lose $19 Million Dollars Over BMV Tax Refund

BMV's excise tax refund will affect all Indiana counties, but only three percent of motorists.

October 31, 2014

 

Nashville Police Department suggests tips to ensure a safe Halloween this year.

Trick Or Treat Hours To Remain The Same, Despite Bad Weather

Despite rain and chills, Indiana communities are not rescheduling trick-or-treating hours.

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