Astronaut Bruce Melnick told stories over a video chat at St. Pius X and three other schools in the U.S.
Dual credit teachers without a master's degree in their content area need to get additional schooling by 2017.
The bill, which would have allowed superintendents to give teachers raises without negotiating with the teacher’s union, was killed in the Senate.
Last year, Indiana lawmakers rewrote the rules for how they give money to their public schools.
This bill narrowly passed out of the Senate, 26-24, meaning it’s one of the few bills where legislators are voting across party lines.
The Senate will not go forward with HB 1004, which addressed teacher pay and collective bargaining issues.
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A teacher mentoring program bill passes, ISTEP+ re-scoring is off the table, and a bill about collective bargaining rights will get a third reading soon.
We're in Kokomo today for Ask the Mayor, and the Senate is expected to vote on a bill that would simplify BMV fee structures and reconcile conflicting laws.
Lilly is already a big contributor to the United Way, but the collaboration announced Thursday will expand that to six countries.