But the expansion isn’t nearly as broad as many, including Pence, wanted.
The House budget unveiled Friday would restore K-12 education funding above 2010 levels.
Chances are you think your local public school is doing a good job — that’s the main education finding of the Hoosier Survey, an annual opinion poll.
Pence says he wants the legislature to create what he calls ‘Indiana Work Councils’, which would create new curriculum for students not heading to college.
Private and charter school advocates organized a rally for students at the Indiana statehouse Wednesday.
$3.5 billion in education funding is now in jeopardy as the supercommittee's deadline looms — and the cuts could hurt some Indiana districts harder than others.
Teams from businesses around the city dressed up and joined the adult spelling bee fundraiser to support Monroe County Public Schools.
The reasons for the schools' improvement vary, say teachers and administrators.
White's office reported that high school graduation rates have jumped, but schools have failed to meet minimum education standards over the past six years.
Charter schools in Indiana set to expand greatly with Governor Daniels' signature.