The new rules include student growth on the ISTEP+ in the elementary and middle school and high school calculations.
The State Board of Education meets Friday for its monthly meeting. It will decide the fate of seven failing schools.
More than 32,000 students now use scholarships, up from around 4,000 students the first year, 2011-2012.
Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers will deliver her fourth State of Higher Education address Wednesday at the Statehouse.
State education leaders spent time in Washington D.C. learning about the Every Student Succeeds Act and how it will affect education in Indiana.
Events such as Little 500 and Purdue’s Grand Prix mean a higher likelihood the virus could be passed between schools.
Historically, both at the state and national levels, girls have rarely made up more than 20 percent of qualifiers at geographic bees.
The month of April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
Graduate students at Purdue want to form a labor union, and a similar movement is happening around the country at private universities.
The class is part of a national program, called Inside Out, which trains university instructors to work in prisons and jails.