The Indiana Youth Institute wants to help counselors promote college alternatives such as apprenticeships, the military, and industry certifications.
The bill allows parents to have a gun in a school parking lot if it is locked in a car and out of sight.
The Department of Education announced this week school districts can either add days to the end of the year or hours onto days to make up for canceled days.
As the bill was originally written, it would have lowered the penalty for carrying a gun on school property from a felony to a misdemeanor.
The Fairview Elementary principal admits she acted too quickly in her decision to reassign students to different classes based on their academic abilities.
School officials at Fairview Elementary in Bloomington are grouping students with new teachers based on their academic ability.
A total of 39 school corporations are challenging the federal government's ability to mandate schools provide health coverage for their employees or face fines.
The Indiana State Department of Health will use the money to connect school corporations with local farmers and producers beginning next year.
A school in Terre Haute that teaches Chinese language and culture to children on Saturdays is expanding to include adults for the first time this year.
Nearly 15 percent of 16- to 24-year-olds in Indiana neither work nor go to school, the Opportunity Index indicates.