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November 28, 2014

 

Non-teacher employees in the Mishawaka school district will lost collective bargaining rights when their current contract ends Dec. 31.

Mishawaka School Employees Lose Collective Bargaining Rights

Non-teacher employees in the Mishawaka school district will lost collective bargaining rights starting Jan. 1.

November 25, 2014

 

A case over whether or not families should pay busing fees in Franklin Township has made its way all the way to the state Supreme Court.

The Franklin Busing Case Looks Back To Nagy Opinion

Lawyers in a school transportation case before the state Supreme Court are looking to a past case involving parent fees in a public school system.

November 18, 2014

 

Washington High School in Indianapolis is one of the failing schools members of the Committee on School Turnaround are trying to help.

What Are The Format Options For Turnaround Schools?

The State Board of Education's Committee on School Turnaround is looking for ways to help nine failing schools get back on track.

November 17, 2014

 

Leadership of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce says one of the groupâs top legislative priorities for the 2015 session is pushing to make the position of State Superintendent of Public Instruction appointed beginning in 2016.Currently, Indiana is one of 13 states with an elected superintendent, according to the National Association of School Boards of Education. Members of the

Chamber of Commerce Pushes To Appoint State Superintendent

Indiana Chamber of Commerce leaders say they will push this legislative session to make the position of State Superintendent appointed beginning in 2016.

November 14, 2014

 

One in five females on Indiana's college campuses is raped or sexually assaulted by the time she graduates, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

Higher Ed Commission Joins Discussion On Sexual Assault

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education has expressed interested in taking steps to address sexual assault on college campuses.

November 12, 2014

 

The Family and Social Services Administration has announced a new, official name for the state's pre-k pilot program:

FSSA Accepting Provider Applications For Pre-K Pilot

The Family and Social Services Administration has begun accepting applications from providers interested in participating in the state’s pre-k pilot program.

November 12, 2014

 

Anderson Community Schools is the latest Indiana district to experience issues with its transportation provider.

Anderson Pulls Bus Company Contract After Failed Inspections

Anderson Community Schools ended a contract with its transportation provider Tuesday night, after the company's fleet failed a number of state inspections.

November 5, 2014

 

After some initial dispute, the Indianapolis City-County Council has approved a funding plan for Mayor Greg Ballard's pre-k initiative.

Indy City-County Council Approves Funds For Pre-K Plan

The Indianapolis City County Council has approved a funding deal for Mayor Greg Ballard's pre-k plan.

November 3, 2014

 

The State Board of Education is expected to release 2014 A-F school grades Wednesday, after they delayed doing so during last month's meeting.

ABC’s (And D’s And F’s) Of Wednesday’s State Board Meeting

The Indiana State Board of Education is expected to release delayed A-F school accountability grades during its monthly meeting Wednesday in Indianapolis.

November 3, 2014

 

The IDOE website will be down temporarily while department Information Technology staff address an apparent hack.

Department of Education Website Down, Apparently Hacked

Access to the Indiana Department of Education website went down Monday morning, due to an apparent hack.

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