Several members of the State Board of Education are asking State Superintendent Glenda Ritz to drop a suit alleging they violated Indiana's Open Door Law.
The Indiana Attorney General says Superintendent Glenda Ritz's lawsuit against the State Board of Education is "unauthorized."
At issue is how ten State Board members managed to approve and affix their signatures to a letter without "meeting in secret."
The State Board of Education wants Legislative Services Agency calculating the grades, saying the Indiana Department of Education is taking too long.
Two outside policy analysts have concluded former state superintendent Tony Bennett’s last-minute changes to the state’s A-F grading formula were “plausible.”
The state superintendent will co-chair a panel appointed by her office, the governor’s office and state lawmakers in re-writing Indiana's A-F system.
State Superintendent Glenda Ritz has hired additional staff to work intensively with 300 schools across the state.
Legislation passed this year requires public schools to develop bullying prevention programs.
Indiana schools will see “great delays” in the release of their A-F letter grade ratings this year, Indiana schools chief Glenda Ritz warned Wednesday.
Former State Superintendent Tony Bennett is defending his decision to change the letter grade of a school operated by an influential Republican donor.