Posts tagged School Vouchers.

January 30, 2014

 

Students attending private schools that accept vouchers must take the statewide standardized test, the ISTEP+.

Voucher Schools Will Still Give Statewide Standardized Test

A proposal to let voucher-accepting private schools opt out of the state's ISTEP+ test fizzled in committee Wednesday.

January 29, 2014

 

Students sing and play music games during choir class at St. Charles Catholic School in Bloomington.

Does Indiana Attach Enough Money To Private School Vouchers?

Voucher proponents say Indiana's maximum award amount is too low to continue attracting new students at the current pace.

January 28, 2014

 

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What A-F Letter Grades Can Tell Us About Voucher Schools

D or F rated private schools had, on average, twice as many voucher-recipient students as the A schools.

January 27, 2014

 

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Fewer Voucher Students Spending Time In Public School First

Indiana awarded 19,809 private school tuition vouchers for the 2013-14 school year, up from 9,139 last year and 3,911 two years ago.

December 31, 2013

 

Students eat an afternoon snack at Geminus Head Start in Merrillville.

How Many Kids Would Participate In A Voucher Pre-K Program?

Roughly 40,000 low-income 4-year-olds would qualify for preschool vouchers each year under the measure Gov. Mike Pence is proposing.

May 10, 2013

 

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Pence Signs School Voucher Bill

The law increases the maximum amount of a voucher, and guarantees eligibility to siblings of voucher students.

April 27, 2013

 

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School Voucher Expansion Bill Awaits Pence’s Signature

But the expansion isn’t nearly as broad as many, including Pence, wanted.

April 26, 2013

 

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Array Of Issues Await General Assembly In Final Session

Legislators plan to vote in early evening on a new state budget which calls for a five-percent income tax cut, phased in over the next four years.

April 18, 2013

 

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House And Senate Ironing Out Final Budget

Both budget proposals increase school funding by three-percent over the next two years, and accelerate the planned phaseout of the inheritance tax.

April 12, 2013

 

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Week In Review: Budget And Abortion-Inducing Drugs

With less than three weeks left in the legislative session, some of the most significant bills were advanced by the House or Senate this week.

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