A panel of state lawmakers will hear a bill Wednesday that would require Indiana to exit the Common Core initiative and write its own expectations for students.
States that have sought flexibility from the federal government are targeting different schools for intervention than they did under No Child Left Behind.
"Gridlock is a win-win" for both Congress and the Obama administration, writes an education policy analyst of efforts to revamp the "No Child Left Behind" laws.
The Indiana General Assembly crafted a new law halting the rollout of nationally-crafted academic standards with the No Child Left Behind act in mind.
Indiana school officials say the state standards are not much better than those enforced with No Child Left Behind.
Join Noon Edition for a live chat today at 12 p.m. about the waiver Indiana received from No Child Left Behind standards.
Federal officials worry that Indiana's request for a waiver from "No Child Left Behind" could leave out at-risk students.
Six Indianapolis public schools will learn their fate later this month.