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August 11, 2014

 

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Video: Watch “Indiana Newsdesk” August 8, 2014

A new law is forcing schools to change their security policies and how the “most sexualized juvenile facility in the nation” is trying to change their culture.

March 5, 2014

 

Change The Play

30 Indiana Schools Participate in Pilot Health Program

30 schools across Indiana are implementing the Change The Play initiative, a pilot program sponsored by Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck.

February 7, 2014

 

This map shows how much of each Indiana school corporationâs local tax levy was lost to the stateâs property tax caps in 2013. Note: Indianaâs Department of Local Government Finance does not have property tax cap data for LaPorte County, accounting for the gap in the map there.

Map: How Much Money Your School Lost To Indiana’s Tax Caps

Property owners kept a total of $245 million in tax dollars they would've otherwise paid to school districts if not for Indiana's property tax caps.

January 31, 2014

 

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Schools Ask Congress To Ease Health Care Employer Mandate

Businesses and schools have cut part-time hours under 30 hours per week to avoid being required to pay for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.

January 10, 2014

 

The biggest factor in the closings has been unplowed roads.

Schools Expected To Open Monday

Some schools in Indiana have been closed or delayed all week because of unusually low temperatures and heavy snowfall.

November 25, 2013

 

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Legislature Torn Over State Funded Preschool Programs

Indiana’s House and Senate education committee chairmen are undecided on what education policies to pursue in the upcoming session.

November 20, 2013

 

Marcus Robinson, Chancellor & CEO of EdPower, a non-profit organization operating several charter schools in Indianapolis alongside one of the state takeover schools.

‘Should Society Drop Its Ills At The Schoolhouse Door?’

"We look at our students not as underprivileged, but under-resourced," says EdPower chancellor and CEO Marcus Robinson in a Q&A with StateImpact.

November 4, 2013

 

Indiana Schools Receive Grants To Boost Security

Schools are eligible for between $30,000 to $50,000 to boost school security.

September 24, 2013

 

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Legislators Debate Use Of ‘Deadly Force’ To Protect Schools

State legislators are exploring whether schools should be covered under a policy that allows people to use deadly force in certain situations.

August 16, 2013

 

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Schools Could Partner With Courts To Reduce Absenteeism

State lawmakers are considering expanding programs that partner school administrators and county courts to reduce chronic absenteeism.

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