Give Now

Posts tagged state board of education

April 30, 2015

 

Statehouse

5 Key Takeaways From The 2015 Legislative Session

Between crafting the state budget, amending a "religious freedom" law amid national outrage and addressing other issues, it was a busy session for lawmakers.

February 12, 2015

 

State Superintendent Glenda Ritz currently serves as chair of the State Board of Education. (Photo Credit: Rachel Morello/StateImpact Indiana)

Amendment To Expand Size Of State Board Of Education Fails

Senate Minority Leader Tim Lanane, D-Anderson, proposed an amendment that would have significantly expanded the size of the State Board of Education.

September 4, 2014

 

ritz

State Board Of Education Reaches Settlement In Open Door Law

The Indiana State Board of Education reached a settlement Wednesday regarding the state’s Open Door Law and private email conversations.

April 9, 2014

 

corelinks

Students Will Not Take Two Standardized Tests Next Month

The State Board of Education agreed Wednesday to drop a plan to administer a second test next month after schools give ISTEP+.

February 10, 2014

 

The sample gates on IU's campus frame a vew of Kirkwood as snow flakes fall.

What The Research Says About Making Up Snow Days In Minutes

The State Board of Education is considering allowing schools to adjust their calendars make up snow days hour-by-hour, rather than day-by-day.

February 7, 2014

 

State Board of Education members Gordon Hendry, left, Brad Oliver, David Freitas and Andrea Neal listen during the February meeting.

New Academic Standards To Go Before State Board This Spring

The goal is to approve new standards by summer, time many teachers use to plan lessons and seek professional development.

January 10, 2014

 

Andrea Neal says she believes she was appointed to the State Board of Education because of her anti-Common Core stance.

How A Common Core Critic Could Influence State Board Debate

Andrea Neal says she believes she was appointed to the State Board of Education because of her anti-Common Core stance.

December 18, 2013

 

State Superintendent Glenda Ritz, right, and board member Brad Oliver take their seats before the October meeting.

State Board of Education Set For Pivotal Meeting Friday

Allies of state superintendent Glenda Ritz and State Board of Education members are digging in for what seems likely to be a contentious meeting.

December 6, 2013

 

Ritz, Kruse, Bosma

Legislative Leaders Want To Avoid Education Spat If Possible

Tensions continue to build between state superintendent Glenda Ritz and the rest of the State Board, but legislative leaders would prefer not to get involved.

December 6, 2013

 

State superintendent Glenda Ritz speaks to State Board of Education member Brad Oliver after returning from a recess during which her staff and representatives of the Center for Education and Career Innovation hashed out a motion for the panel to approve a conceptual framework for a new A-F grading system.

Attorney General Says Motion That Caused Ritz Walkout Was OK

Superintendent Glenda Ritz shut down the Nov. 13 State Board meeting over what she called an improper motion. But the Attorney General says the motion is OK.

Next Page »

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

Search News

Stay Connected

RSS e-mail itunes Facebook Twitter Flickr YouTube

Follow us on Twitter

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Find Us on Facebook