Superintendent Glenda Ritz shut down the Nov. 13 State Board meeting over what she called an improper motion. But the Attorney General says the motion is OK.
Legislative leaders want Indiana education officials to write new academic standards independent of the Common Core.
House Speaker Brian Bosma says the debate about new academic standards has become a 'distraction' and Indiana should leave the Common Core.
The legislative committee reviewing the Common Core academic standards couldn’t muster enough votes Friday to recommend the state write its own expectations.
Indiana lawmakers paused Common Core rollout in the spring. But it's full steam ahead with the new academic standards in neighboring Kentucky.
Kentucky was the first state in the country to align its test to the Common Core. Education policy watchers say there may be some lessons for Indiana.
More students are passing statewide ISTEP+ exams — but education policy analysts say the gains may not last if Indiana switches to a new test.
As a state panel reviews Indiana's academic standards, it must make sure the standards meet federal definition of “college- and career-ready.”
A panel of state lawmakers will hear testimony Tuesday on what test Indiana students will take next as part of a review of the Common Core academic standards.
A group of Indiana lawmakers meet today to discuss how the State will test students in the future.