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October 24, 2013

 

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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.

August 2, 2013

 

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Independent Task Force Hired To Review A-F System

Two policy analysts will review the A-F system and make recommendations to the state about what next steps would be appropriate.

May 7, 2013

 

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Ritz Pushes For Alternative To Holding Back After I-READ

State school superintendent Glenda Ritz will ask the State Board of Education next month to make it a last-resort option for schools.

December 21, 2012

 

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Judge Rules State Must Repay IPS $6 Million

A judge this week decided the state should have looked at this year’s enrollment, rather than last's, when distributing funding to the schools

June 6, 2012

 

State Denies Takeover Operator’s Request For Younger Pupils

The Board of Education says adding fourth-through-sixth graders would in essence extend the state takeover to schools which haven‘t been classified as failing.

August 31, 2011

 

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Dept. Of Education Meeting With Public School Communities

The state superintendent said the questions centered around making sure the state, turnaround school operators, schools and community work together.

August 25, 2011

 

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IPS To Sue State Over School Takeover

The School Board approved the plan to file suit by a 4-3 vote.

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