School districts across Indiana are considering stocking up on a drug antidote amid the state's opioid epidemic.
A recent survey shows 70 percent of teachers and school administrators support making cursive writing instruction mandatory in elementary and secondary schools.
A proposal that failed to garner support would have allowed students living in the U.S. without legal permission to pay in-state tuition at Ind. universities.
A Crown Point science instructor has been named Indiana's teacher of the year.
Voors was previously general counsel for the DOE, but some board members said they'd never met Voors before approving him as executive director Wednesday.
Groups that advocate for voucher schools say they aren't trying to avoid accountability from the state.
The Indiana Department of Education wants schools to background check all staff, including volunteers and coaches.
In 2014, Pence stopped the Indiana Department of Education from applying for an $80 million grant that would have established a similar system.
The public will have a chance to comment Tuesday night about plans to improve Fairview and Highland Park Elementary.
Indiana awarded 19,809 private school tuition vouchers for the 2013-14 school year, up from 9,139 last year and 3,911 two years ago.