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April 22, 2016

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Your Guide To School Referenda On The May 2016 Ballot

Many schools started turning to referendum questions after property tax caps went into place in 2008.

April 21, 2016

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Superintendent David Shaffer says the state fund is inadequate.

Brown County Superintendent Pushes For Referendum

Brown County Schools are asking for help from taxpayers after facing declining enrollment and escalating operating expenses.

April 21, 2016

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School districts may turn to voters to help finance construction or general fund projects during elections. (Photo Credit: Phil Roeder/Flickr)

Why An Indiana School Wants Teachers Thinking About Race

Getting teachers to realize their own assumptions can mean having conversations about an often-taboo topic: race.

April 21, 2016

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Ballard says, after having some time off when his term in office ended, he was ready to get back to work.

Former Indianapolis Mayor Working With U Indy

Starting today Ballard will be joining the University of Indianapolis as a Visiting Fellow of the Institute for Civic Leadership and Mayoral Archives.

April 19, 2016

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Source: Education Week, U.S. Census Bureau

American Schools And Their Funding Problem

Over the next few weeks the Ed Team at NPR is tackling a simple question: Why do some schools have so much money, while others, well, don’t?

April 18, 2016

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Indiana’s New Science Standards Require Computer Science

For the first time, Indiana's science standards include computer science curriculum for kindergarten through eighth grade students.

April 15, 2016

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State Board of Education members Steve Yager, Cari Wicker and Vince Bertram listen to the presentation about the growth tables at Friday’s meeting.

SBOE Moves Forward With New Growth Model For A-F Grades

The new rules include student growth on the ISTEP+ in the elementary and middle school and high school calculations.

April 15, 2016

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A meeting of the Indiana State Board of Education

SBOE Will Address Failing Schools And A-F Growth Tables

The State Board of Education meets Friday for its monthly meeting. It will decide the fate of seven failing schools.

April 14, 2016

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$50 Million State Voucher Program Continues To Grow

More than 32,000 students now use scholarships, up from around 4,000 students the first year, 2011-2012.

April 13, 2016

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Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers

State Of Higher Ed Address Focuses On Internships And Jobs

Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers will deliver her fourth State of Higher Education address Wednesday at the Statehouse.

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