Ken Sauer testified before Congress Wednesday, asking that a better system be put in place to equate certain military experience with college credit.
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.
The governor says he hopes the new center will allow for greater cooperation in education and career development efforts.
Only a third of Americans have heard of the new set of academic standards known as the Common Core.
While announcing his resignation Thursday, Tony Bennett said he did the best thing for Indiana and for Indiana children.
Democrats in Florida respond to reports that Tony Bennett ordered a redo of Indiana‘s accountability formula to boost one school's grade.
"Gridlock is a win-win" for both Congress and the Obama administration, writes an education policy analyst of efforts to revamp the "No Child Left Behind" laws.
Hoosier kids are healthier according to various indices, but 23 percent still live below the federal poverty level.
Though the State Board of Education wants to maintain this year's funding levels at the takeover schools, it's not clear whether that will be possible.
If Congress fails to act by July 1, student loan interest rates will double, but some parents and students say that is not affecting their choice of college.