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December 12, 2014

 

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Show Me The Money: Fundraising Efforts For On My Way Pre-K

The pre-k pilot will begin in January, and fundraising efforts have proven to be a challenge for some of the counties.

December 12, 2014

 

mayor greg ballard

Mayor Ballard Signs $40 Million Pre-K Bill

The compromise plan spends less than Ballard's initial $50 million plan. The mayor says around 1,300 low-income children will benefit.

December 11, 2014

 

State Superintendent Glenda Ritz appeared before the State Budget Committee Thursday to present her department's request for 2015.

IDOE Budget Conversations Turn Focus Back To Assessments

Indiana pulled out of the Common Core and related national assessments, but a discussion of the DOE's budget proved the conversation hasn't gone away just yet.

December 11, 2014

 

State Superintendent Glenda Ritz, right, and her A-F accountability panel co-chair, Steve Yager, prepare for the group's second meeting.

A Look Back At CECI, Its Influence On State Board Relations

The education state agency CECI only existed for a year, but the conflict between the group and state superintendent Glenda Ritz has a long history.

December 10, 2014

 

Budget

Universities Talk Funding Formula At State Budget Committee

The legislature will begin meeting in January to write a new state budget.

December 10, 2014

 

Indiana University president Michael McRobbie says the strategic plan is intended to set the university

IUB To Allow Preferred Names On Transgender Students’ IDs

The university says the change is an effort to accommodate and support transgender students who go by a different name than their legal name.

December 10, 2014

 

Many have wondered what will Indiana will miss out on without a federal pre-k grant that has now been awarded to five other states.

What Indiana Misses Out On Without A Federal Preschool Grant

Five states will receive federal pre-k development grant money that Indiana could have applied for. What will they be able to do that Indiana might not?

December 10, 2014

 

State Board of Education members Dan Elsener (left), Cari Whicker and Brad Oliver were each appointed to his or her position by a Republican governor, which some say accounts for the tension with Democratic superintendent Glenda Ritz.

Eliminating CECI Is Only The First Step For The State Board

Now that Governor Pence has eliminated his education agency, will the State Board of Education be able to get along and accomplish work for Hoosier students?

December 9, 2014

 

Ilham Tohti

Chinese Students Of Scholar With IU Ties Sentenced

Ilham and his daughter, Jewher, were detained in 2013 on their way to Indiana University.

December 9, 2014

 

Medicine

New IU Research Could Better Treatment For Diabetes, Obesity

The research found that a new treatment combining three hormones into a single molecule can help lower blood sugar levels and address excess body weight.

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