The Indiana General Assembly crafted a new law halting the rollout of nationally-crafted academic standards with the No Child Left Behind act in mind.
State legislative leaders say they’re looking for answers behind recent problems with ISTEP testing that disrupted the exams of thousands of Hoosier students.
The $30 billion budget provides a 5 percent income tax cut and increases funding to roads and education.
A bill set to be passed Friday would keep Common Core education standards from being put into place until they can be reviewed.
Legislators are trying to resolve their differences over proposals to expand the school voucher program and halt implementation of Common Core standards.
Kokomo Community Schools has received a four-year $750,000 grant that will be used to fund afterschool learning centers for STEM education.
A bill heard Wednesday in the Senate Education Committee would require students at risk of remediation to a college readiness exam.
Legislation unanimously approved by a House committee Tuesday aims to increase parental involvement in education.
Ritz found support from the crowd about changing school testing in Indiana.
Some work study positions will disappear at Indiana University campuses, but the school’s flagship may be spared.