Lawmakers sent a bill to Gov. Eric Holcomb that would replace the much derided ISTEP test with a new standarized exam in 2019.
Tindley Genesis Academy in Indianapolis uses music in the curriculum for most subjects.
The legislature approved $3 million to expand the state-funded pre-k program, less than the $10 million a year boost Governor Eric Holcomb asked for.
Muncie Schools are included in a bill that would allow the state to help solve the district’s debt, but the superintendent is proposing an alternate plan.
A new study indicates a teacher’s race can influence whether black students are likely to graduate high school.
The bill would allow a state takeover of Muncie Community Schools to right its financial crisis, even though the school system didn't ask for help.
Increases include more money for English Language Learners and students living in poverty.
Indiana lawmakers may require schools to provide more information about a controversial practice: secluding and restraining children.
The bill would require colleges to send annual letters to students informing them of their student loans and estimated annual or monthly payments.
House Bill 1130 would prevent public K-12 schools from disciplining students for expressing their First Amendment rights in a school-funded publication.