Indiana’s leading education lawmakers want to extend Pearson’s testing contract, to avoid rushing into a botched replacement for ISTEP+.
Last year, the SBOE voted to change how they awarded A-F grades, after ISTEP+ scores across the state dropped dramatically.
The Purdue Board of Trustees will vote later this week on whether to split Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne into two separate institutions.
Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for education secretary, has overseen large political donations to one Indianapolis-based organization.
State superintendent Glenda Ritz was one of two people on the 23-person ISTEP panel who voted against the final recommendation.
The resolution says Chancellor Carwein is not committed to the university’s mission and strategic plan.
Indiana’s former schools chief Tony Bennett and U.S. Rep. Luke Messer are two names swirling around Washington, D.C.
The unexpected election result came in the middle of huge education policy transitions in the state.
Participating universities include the University of Michigan, Illinois, Purdue and Toledo.
In the second of a two-part series looking at the candidates for Superintendent of Public Instruction, we look at Republican new-comer Jennifer McCormick.