Gov. Eric Holcomb filled two vacant spots on the State Board of Education, appointing Kathleen Mote and previous board member Tony Walker.
The online university would stem from Purdue University's recent acquisition of for-profit Kaplan University.
The online software is designed to increase access for low-income families, but some believe the money would be better spent on in-class programs.
Advocates say that only 3 percent of foster kids who age-out of the system complete a post-secondary degree.
Indiana University tuition rates will increase by 1.4 percent each of the next two years.
Holcomb selected 15 additional Indiana counties to participate in On My Way Pre-K, the state’s first state-funded preschool program.
The parent of a Vigo County first grader is suing the child’s teacher and principal because she says they forced him to say the Pledge of Allegiance
A new law allows private schools to ask the State Board of Education for a waiver after one year if they can show academic improvements.
Ivy Tech Community College has campuses in 14 regions around the state, and none of them have an NJCAA team.
School officials say the idea is to mimic the college environment.