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April 16, 2014

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More Indiana Students Graduating High School Without Waivers

More Indiana students are meeting the state's exit requirements before graduating high school, according to data the Department of Education released Wednesday.

April 15, 2014

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K-12 educators and subject matter experts reviewed the state's academic standards during a two-day workshop in Indianapolis last week.

Officials Release Final Draft Of Proposed Academic Standards

The third and final draft of Indiana's next academic standards will go before the Education Roundtable and State Board later this month.

April 15, 2014

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Make up snow dates are begging handle differently by school corporations.

Schools Using Different Methods To Make Up Snow Days

Schools in south central Indiana are using a variety of methods to make up snow days from this winter, in preparation for the spring ISTEP+ tests.

April 11, 2014

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Schools Triple-Checking Online System Before ISTEP+ Test

Indiana schools gearing up to administer the spring ISTEP+ test are worried computer problems could again disrupt students’ exams.

April 10, 2014

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IU Increases Minimum Wage To $8.25 Per Hour

Indiana University is raising the minimum wage for its employees from $7.25 to $8.25 per hour.

April 10, 2014

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Charter School Board Considering Dugger Schools’ Application

Residents of Dugger, Ind., are trying to keep the schools in their tiny town open.

April 10, 2014

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

Ritz And State Board Want To Overhaul Teacher Evaluation Law

State Board members say Indiana’s teacher evaluation law needs an overhaul after data released this week shows the most educators were above average.

April 9, 2014

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Fairview Elementary Gets Reading Tutors To Improve Scores

Indiana University students are volunteering to help Fairview Elementary students with their reading.

April 9, 2014

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Students Will Not Take Two Standardized Tests Next Month

The State Board of Education agreed Wednesday to drop a plan to administer a second test next month after schools give ISTEP+.

April 8, 2014

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FSSA Announces $23 Million More For Daycare Voucher Program

The FSSA announced Monday more money will be available to low income families in Indiana who use a federal voucher program to pay for daycare.

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