The bill broadens the steps schools must take to address bullying both in and out of the school building.
The Indiana Senate on Wednesday passed a bill that allows more students to become eligible for the state's school voucher program.
The House Education Committee plans to vote next week on a bill that would help create guidelines for how schools and teachers restrain and seclude students.
Sen. Carlin Yoder wanted to work with a House bill, but that bill failed to pass.
A group of supporters met over the weekend to plan a separate "traditional prom" for Sullivan High School students that would prohibit gays from attending.
Indiana lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it illegal for someone to create a fake social media profile of a teacher.
The Vigo County Sheriff has announced a plan to add 10 police officers to county's rural schools.
Monroe County Community School Corporation schools will start Aug. 7 in 2013 and Aug. 4 in 2014.
The attorney general and a state senator are proposing Indiana provide grants to school corporations that add resource officers to their schools.
Monroe County Community School Corporation officials are cracking down on any copycat crimes.