Give Now

Posts tagged state board of education

December 6, 2017

 

Scantron sheet

Indiana Education Board Approve New Graduation Requirements

The Indiana State Board of Education has approved new requirements mandating that students do more to graduate from high school starting in 2023.

December 6, 2017

 

State Board of Education member Steve Yeager says he can’t vote for the plan because there’s too many unknowns.

Parents Speak Out About The Proposal For New Grad Requirements

More than 20 parents and educators spoke against a proposal to drastically change high school graduation requirements during a public hearing Tuesday.

November 1, 2017

 

Monroe County Community School Corporation has faced years of bus driver shortages. MCCSC spokesman Andrew Clampitt says the district is always looking to hire new bus drivers.Of the state 289 school corporations 48 earned an A for 2017.

A-Rated School Corporations More Than Double In 2017

The State Board of Education approved school corporation A-F letter grades Wednesday for the 2016-2017 school year.

October 10, 2017

 

State Board of Education member Byron Ernest, chairman of the board's graduation pathways committee, explains possible pathways during a meeting Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 at the  Indiana State Library.

Proposed Graduation Requirements Begin To Take Shape

Members of a State Board of Education committee tasked with proposing new ways for students to qualify for graduation began sketching their plan Tuesday.

August 3, 2017

 

Emmerich Manual High School has been operated by Charter Schools USA since the 2012-13 school year as part of a state intervention.

Private Company Will Manage Indy Takeover Schools For 3 More Years

A proposal to ensure transition of three schools under state control back to Indianapolis Public Schools was not approved by the state education board Aug. 2.

August 1, 2017

 

Thomas Carr Howe Community High School - Charter Schools USA

Takeover Status For 3 Indy Schools Would End Under State Proposal

Charter Schools USA, could relinquish control of three Indianapolis schools in 2020 if the State Board of Education approves a proposal at an Aug. 2 meeting.

June 9, 2017

 

Tony Walker listens during a State Board of Education meeting in 2014. He vacated the board when a law dictated a restructuring of members, but Gov. Holcomb re-appointed him after a recent vacancy.

Holcomb Appointments New SBOE Members, One Previously Served

Gov. Eric Holcomb filled two vacant spots on the State Board of Education, appointing Kathleen Mote and previous board member Tony Walker.

June 7, 2017

 

Five years ago, the General Assembly created a school choice program to help low-income students get out of failing schools. Today, more middle class families and students who never attended public schools are using the vouchers. (Photo Credit: Claire McInerny/StateImpact Indiana)

4 Indiana Schools Win Reprieve To Add Voucher Students

A new law allows private schools to ask the State Board of Education for a waiver after one year if they can show academic improvements.

October 4, 2016

 

A meeting of the Indiana State Board of Education

Ed. Board Could Cut Achievement Gaps From Indiana School Rankings

This year’s rankings may not consider achievement gaps for economically disadvantaged students, students of color, with disabilities or with limited English.

September 7, 2016

 

The Indiana State Board of Education decided Wednesday to delay any action against the chronically failing Hoosier Academy Virtual Charter School.

Indiana’s Failing Online Charter School To Remain Open… For Now

For the past 5 years, Hoosier Virtual Academy has consistently received an “F” grade in the state’s A-F ranking.

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