Give Now

Delays, Closings and Severe Weather - View All Alerts and Updates

Posts tagged Education

February 19, 2015

 

Pence

Pence Addresses Improvements In Test Scores At Rally

Students, teachers and parents from Gary, Mishawaka and Indianapolis gathered at the Statehouse to celebrate improvements in statewide rankings and test scores.

February 13, 2015

 

Statehouse

Statehouse Roundup: Sunday Sales, Riverboats On Land

A House committee OK'd Sunday alcohol sales, but not before some switched sides, and the Senate heard testimony about the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

February 6, 2015

 

obama

In Indianapolis, Obama Touts Need For Middle-Class Economics

The president said he wants to expand opportunities for middle-class Americans to find high-paying, skills-based employment.

January 23, 2015

 

Senate Bill 169 would move the IREAD-3 test from third to second grade.

Will More Charter School Funding Prevent Failures?

Some are questioning the academic progress of charter schools after Ball State University said it would close two Indianapolis charters.

January 20, 2015

 

Students studying

Bill Would Require High School Students To Pass Civics Exam

The House Education Committee held a hearing Tuesday on a bill that would require high school students to pass the 100-question civics exam before graduation.

January 12, 2015

 

Governor Pence

Three Things To Look For In Tuesday’s State Of The State

The governor's 2015 State of the State address will likely focus heavily on education, but it could also include tax reform.

January 12, 2015

 

classroom teacher

Pence’s Proposed Budget Boosts K-12 Funding By $200 Million

$40 million of the education increase Pence is asking for would go to charter schools. The increase would amount to about $1,500 per charter school pupil.

January 8, 2015

 

Pence Budget

A Breakdown Of What’s In Gov. Pence’s Budget Proposal

Pence's budget proposal to the general assembly includes education initiatives, bicentennial projects and money for community corrections.

December 12, 2014

 

I-69

Video: Watch “Indiana Newsdesk” December 12, 2014

How local officials plan to fill in the gaps for economic growth. Educators are seeking ways to get parents more involved.

December 12, 2014

 

mayor greg ballard

Mayor Ballard Signs $40 Million Pre-K Bill

The compromise plan spends less than Ballard's initial $50 million plan. The mayor says around 1,300 low-income children will benefit.

Next Page »

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

Search News

Stay Connected

RSS e-mail itunes Facebook Twitter Flickr YouTube

Follow us on Twitter

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Find Us on Facebook