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November 18, 2013

 

Indiana House Speaker Brian Bosma, R-Indianapolis

House Speaker: Lawmakers Could Wade Into State Board Spat

Indiana House Speaker Brian Bosma says he hopes Glenda Ritz and the State Board can work out their differences, but the legislature will intervene if necessary.

November 14, 2013

 

State Board of Education member Brad Oliver remains seated after state superintendent Glenda Ritz adjourned Wednesday's meeting without a vote of the panel.

What State Board Members Did After Superintendent’s Walkout

Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz adjourned Wednesday's State Board meeting without calling a vote and left the room.

November 13, 2013

 

State superintendent Glenda Ritz speaks to State Board of Education member Brad Oliver during the Nov. 13 meeting.

State Board Approves ‘Concepts’ For New A-F School Ratings

The State Board of Education gave first-round approval to changes to Indiana's school accountability system.

November 8, 2013

 

Board members Gordon Hendry, left, Brad Oliver and state superintendent Glenda Ritz listen to a presentation at the November State Board of Education meeting.

Tensions High As State Board Approves A-F Release Timeline

Indiana schools will get their A-F letter grades Nov. 15, but state education officials won’t make those results public until after an appeals window closes.

October 28, 2013

 

State Superintendent Glenda Ritz, right, and her A-F accountability panel co-chair, Steve Yager, prepare for the group's second meeting.

Ritz: State Board Tensions Should Not Affect A-F Panel Work

The panel tasked with revising Indiana's A-F accountability system continues its work even as tensions build between the superintendent and the State Board.

October 25, 2013

 

State Superintendent Glenda Ritz answers reporters' questions after filing suit against the 10 appointed members of the State Board of Education, alleging violations of Indiana's Open Door Law. Board members are asking that the suit be dismissed.

State Board Members Ask Superintendent To Drop Lawsuit

Several members of the State Board of Education are asking State Superintendent Glenda Ritz to drop a suit alleging they violated Indiana's Open Door Law.

October 24, 2013

 

glenda ritz

Attorney General: Ritz’s Lawsuit Shouldn’t Go To Court

The Indiana Attorney General says Superintendent Glenda Ritz's lawsuit against the State Board of Education is "unauthorized."

October 23, 2013

 

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

Question In Ritz-State Board Lawsuit: What Is A ‘Meeting’?

At issue is how ten State Board members managed to approve and affix their signatures to a letter without "meeting in secret."

October 21, 2013

 

State Board of Education members Gordon Hendry, left, Andrea Neal, Dan Elsener, Cari Whicker and Brad Oliver listen to a presentation during the October meeting.

State Board Member Says Ritz Will Issue School Grades

The State Board of Education wants the Legislative Services Agency to run the data used to calculate A-F letter grades.

October 18, 2013

 

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

State Board Wants A-F Grades, Asks Legislators To Intervene

The State Board of Education wants Legislative Services Agency calculating the grades, saying the Indiana Department of Education is taking too long.

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