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November 29, 2016

 

Two national consultants recommend a series of quick steps to improve next year’s ISTEP+ test. (Photo Credit: Kate Parker/Flickr)

Schools Could Be Spared From Poor ISTEP Scores For A Second Year

The percentage of students with passing scores on the 2016 ISTEP dipped statewide.

November 17, 2016

 

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ISTEP Scores Drop For Second Year In A Row

The 2016 ISTEP+ scores show the number of students passing the ISTEP+ decreased for the second year in a row.

January 26, 2016

 

State Board of Education members Byron Ernest (left) and Eddie Melton listen to presentations during the board’s July meeting. (Photo Credit: Rachel Morello/StateImpact Indiana)

State Board Releases ‘Hold Harmless’ A-F Grades

Nearly 57 percent of all Indiana schools were given an A and only about nine percent of schools earned a D or F.

December 30, 2015

 

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Indiana’s Top Stories Of 2015

These are the stories that kept Hoosiers talking in 2015.

December 2, 2013

 

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Vincennes School Proves Glitches To Blame For ISTEP+ Decline

Administrators at Clark Middle School in Vincennes knew something was wrong when scores on statewide ISTEP+ tests dropped from 64 percent to 54 percent passing.

September 23, 2013

 

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What This Year’s ISTEP+ Gains Say About Indiana Students

More students are passing statewide ISTEP+ exams — but education policy analysts say the gains may not last if Indiana switches to a new test.

July 19, 2013

 

State superintendent Glenda Ritz speaks during a news conference in her Statehouse office.

Education Department Expects ISTEP Validity Study Next Week

A third party evaluator hired by the Department of Education will reveal their findings regarding this year's ISTEP test results on July 29.

June 21, 2013

 

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Head Of Testing Company Testifies Today About ISTEP Glitches

The head of the company that administers Indiana’s online ISTEP exams will face questions from state lawmakers today about glitches that halted testing.

June 4, 2013

 

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School Districts Continue To Worry About ISTEP Test Validity

With scores from this spring’s ISTEP test delayed about six weeks, school districts across the state continue to express concern over the validity of results.

July 19, 2012

 

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Indy Project School Parents Oppose Decision To Close School

Less than a third of students at the Indianapolis Project School passed ISTEP tests -- well below the state average of 71 percent.

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