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September 26, 2017

 

A state grant would pay for half or full day preschool for a 4-year-old child beginning next January.

Applications Open For Half-Year In 10 Pre-K Expansion Counties

Those counties are: Bartholomew, Delaware, Elkhart, Howard, Kosciusko, Madison, Marshall, Monroe, St. Joseph, and Tippecanoe counties

September 26, 2017

 

children at penny lane day care

Indiana Accepting Pre-K Applications From 10 New Counties

Children in Bartholomew, Delaware, Elkhart, Howard, Kosciusko, Madison, Marshall, Monroe, St. Joseph, and Tippecanoe counties can now enroll.

June 2, 2017

 

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Noon Edition: Technology’s Impact On Education, Development

This week on Noon Edition, our expert panel discussed the impact of digital technology on education and cognitive development.

May 24, 2017

 

A federal report released Wednesday ranks Indiana’s state-funded preschool program as one of the worst in country because it doesn’t serve more than 10 percent of the preschool aged population.

Report: Indiana’s Preschool Program Is Making Improvements

Indiana is tied with Arizona in the lowest score for states with preschool programs, but there are currently seven states with no program at all.

May 15, 2017

 

A kindergartener at East Side Elementary in Brazil practices writing.

Indiana Sets Aside $1M For Online Preschool Programs

Some education experts remain wary about such programs' effectiveness in promoting behavioral or social learning.

April 21, 2017

 

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New Pre-K Plan Expands To 20 Counties, Ties To Vouchers

The legislature approved $3 million to expand the state-funded pre-k program, less than the $10 million a year boost Governor Eric Holcomb asked for.

April 17, 2017

 

The bill looking to expand state funded pre-k also allocates $1 million for in-home digital preschool learning.

As Indiana Looks To Spread Pre-K, Online Option Sparks Controversy

The bill looking to expand state funded pre-k also allocates $1 million for in-home digital preschool learning.

April 5, 2017

 

A craft project created by Pre-K students at Penny Lane West School in Bloomington.

Pre-K: Republican Governors Vs. Republican Lawmakers

The struggle between a Republican governor advocating for pre-K funding and a reluctant Republican-held legislature is a familiar one in Indiana.

March 7, 2017

 

Many are calling on the legislature to expand the current pre-K pilot program to help more kids.

A Tale Of Two Pre-K Bills: What Is The Future Of Early Ed?

The second half of the legislative session begins this week, and the House and Senate have two very different bills to expand state funded pre-K.

February 28, 2017

 

n a 41-9 vote, state senators pushed ahead a two-year, $32 million proposal that would begin a modest expansion of state-funded preschool in July 2017.

Indiana Pre-K Expansion Moves Forward At Statehouse

In a 41-9 vote, state senators pushed ahead a two-year, $32 million proposal that would begin a modest expansion of state-funded preschool in July 2017.

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