Recent friction between the State Board of Education and Superintendent Glenda Ritz raises the question: should her position be appointed rather than elected?
Infighting between State Board of Education members and Superintendent Glenda Ritz worries many Indiana teachers, who need board guidance on pressing issues.
An online petition encouraging Governor Pence and his SBOE appointees to stop interfering with Ritz's job on the board has almost 500 signatures.
The Excel Center in Kokomo, which offers adults the opportunity to earn a high school diploma, just finished its first year as a new charter school.
Former state superintendent Tony Bennett will pay $5,000 for using government resources during his 2012 re-election campaign.
Former state superintendent Tony Bennett has been found guilty of ethic violations that occurred while he was in office.
Arlington High School in Indianapolis asked for more funding from the State Board of Education to stay open this school year.
Tensions between the State Board of Education and state superintendent Glenda Ritz are increasing over board procedures and Department of Education actions.
The State Board of Education wants to amend portions of the board's meeting procedures after months of arguing.
Tony Bennett and Indiana Inspector General David Thomas reached a settlement regarding Bennett's ethics complaint.