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August 26, 2014

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A new recommendation by the American Academy of Pediatrics suggests middle and high schools delay the start of their day so students get the right amount of sleep.

Doctors: Let Students Sleep To See Better Performance

A group of doctors now recommends that middle and high schools delay start times to help students perform better in class.

August 25, 2014

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Two more mayor's charters in Indianapolis will close after the end of this school year

Why Are So Many Charter Schools Closing?

Two more charter schools in Indianapolis have decided to give up their charters after the current school year ends, continuing what seems to be a recent trend.

August 25, 2014

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IU Finish In Four Award Encourages On-Time Graduation

The pilot program offers to freeze the cost of tuition and fees during students' sophomore year, if they're on track to graduate on time.

August 23, 2014

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Universities Seek Ways To Reduce Textbook Costs

Universities look to e-books, websites and partnerships in an effort to make college more affordable.

August 22, 2014

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Dugger Receives $50,000 For New Community Charter School

The new Dugger-Union Community Schools has received support from the Indiana Rail Road in the form of a pledge of $50,000 in matching funds.

August 21, 2014

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Cody Cousins, 23, has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 21-year-old Purdue University student Andrew Boldt.

Accused Purdue University Shooter Pleads Guilty

Cody Cousins pleaded guilty to the murder of fellow student Andrew Boldt today.

August 21, 2014

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Indianapolis Charter Closes Amid ISTEP Cheating Allegations

Flanner House Elementary Charter School in Indianapolis will close, effective September 11, following allegations of cheating on ISTEP+ tests.

August 21, 2014

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Indiana High School ACT Scores Increase After Drop Last Year

A new report from ACT says the composite average for Indiana students was 21.9 out of a maximum score of 36 this year.

August 20, 2014

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IU Freshman Class Larger, More Diverse And Have Higher GPAs

Indiana University's freshman class is expected to total more than 7,700 students.

August 20, 2014

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The number of teachers' aides on public school staffs has increased by 130 percent since the year 1970.

Non-Teaching Personnel Now Make Up Half Of District Staffs

Nationwide, the number of non-teaching personnel on school staffs has increased over the last half century, at a faster rate than that of teachers and students.

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