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.
A new law allows private schools to ask the State Board of Education for a waiver after one year if they can show academic improvements.
The lawsuit says allowing a religious college to authorize charter schools violates the Constitution.
The Indiana State Board of Education will have a new member soon: Maryanne McMahon.
President Barack Obama visits Elkhart County today to talk about the policies he says have fueled the areas economic recovery.
A panel of Indiana educators, lawmakers and higher ed officials are searching for a way to save Indiana classes that give high school students college credit.
Principals of two failing schools presented their proposals for improvement at the MCCSC Board Meeting Tuesday before opening the meeting for public comment.
State Board of Education member Brad Oliver answers StateImpact's questions about the ongoing academic standards review process.
Superintendent Glenda Ritz's supporters feared a move to limit her authority as chairwoman of the State Board of Education, but one never materialized.
A record number of Indiana public schools earned the top grade on the state’s A-F performance rating scale in 2012-13.