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December 2, 2016

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Jennifer McCormick speaks with the press on Nov. 8, after she defeated current State Superintendent Glenda Ritz.

State Superintendent-Elect McCormick Announces Transition Team

The transition team consists of many public school principals, superintendents and leaders in higher education.

December 1, 2016

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Last session, the General Assembly passed a bill eliminating the current ISTEP+ and saying the replacement must be in effect by spring 2018.

Once Again, Indiana Plans To Launch A New Assessment In A Year

Testing expert Ed Roeber encouraged the panel to spend at least two years creating and implementing the new assessment system, not rush into it like in 2014.

December 1, 2016

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IPFW CREST

IPFW Realignment One Step Closer With Trustee OK

Thursday's 7-2 vote to approve splitting the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne campus is pending approval Dec. 16 by Purdue University trustees.

December 1, 2016

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Walb Student Union on the IPFW campus

Indiana University Trustees Expected To Discuss IPFW Governance

The IU Board of Trustees could vote on a change of governance for IPFW, which could mean a split between IU and Purdue.

December 1, 2016

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Betsy DeVos of Michigan is Donald Trump's pick for Education Secretary.

Trump’s Pick For Ed Secretary Pushed For School Choice In Indiana

Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for education secretary, has overseen large political donations to one Indianapolis-based organization.

December 1, 2016

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Arts Annex IU

IU Trustees Meet To Approve Hospital, Parking Garage Projects

The $45 million Academic Health Sciences Building is scheduled to be complete by 2020.

November 29, 2016

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Glenda Ritz is the Democratic candidate for Superintendent for Public Instruction.

ISTEP+ Panel Submits Recommendations For Writing New Test

State superintendent Glenda Ritz was one of two people on the 23-person ISTEP panel who voted against the final recommendation.

November 29, 2016

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Two national consultants recommend a series of quick steps to improve next year’s ISTEP+ test. (Photo Credit: Kate Parker/Flickr)

Schools Could Be Spared From Poor ISTEP Scores For A Second Year

The percentage of students with passing scores on the 2016 ISTEP dipped statewide.

November 28, 2016

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What Can We Expect From The ISTEP Recommendation Panel?

The ISTEP panel will issue its final recommendation on how to re-write the state assessment.

November 25, 2016

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Purdue University Recycles Over Two Tons Of Lab Gloves

Officials say Purdue University labs recycled 2,000 pounds of gloves in the first year the RightCycle program was implemented.

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