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October 28, 2013

 

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United Way of Central Indiana Expands Education Services

The United Way of Central Indiana is now giving away grants to childcare centers and charter schools.

August 2, 2013

 

Christel House Founder Didn’t Request Grade Change

Christel DeHaan says she supports a review of the A-F grading system.

June 26, 2013

 

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Report: Minority Students Perform Better In Charter Schools

Students in subgroups of the population such as minorities or those in poverty outperform their public school counterparts, a study shows.

May 16, 2013

 

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Ball State Ending Charter School Contracts With Five Schools

Ball State officials say the schools did not meet the standards set out in their own charters.

March 14, 2013

 

Henry Jordan, a dean at George Washington Community High School, knocks on the door of a home on Indianapolis' Near Eastside in July 2012. Jordan, an Indianapolis Public Schools employee, was part of a team canvassing the city looking to encourage IPS dropouts to re-enroll.

Are Poverty At Home & Low Test Scores In School Related?

A study finds the areas of Indianapolis in need of better schools are not necessarily the poorest, but district officials are skeptical.

March 11, 2013

 

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Statehouse Rally Calls For More Education Policy Changes

Democrats say Republicans need to stay true to their pledge and slow down on passing more sweeping education changes.

December 19, 2012

 

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Stanford Study: Indiana Charters Outperform Public Schools

The study found learning increases at charters at an equivalent of two additional months of learning over the course of the year.

December 18, 2012

 

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Indianapolis City-County Council Approves Charter Schools

Pending Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard‘s approval, there will soon be three new charter schools in the city despite concerns from several council members.

December 14, 2012

 

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Indianapolis Mayor Wants More Charter Schools

Mayor Greg Ballard says more children in Indianapolis need access to high quality education.

December 13, 2012

 

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Indianapolis Council To Vote On Three New Charter Schools

The Community Affairs Committee voted unanimously Wednesday to approve the proposal. It now goes to the ciity-county council.

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