Johnson County Deputy Prosecutor Doug Cummins has been named the special prosecutor in the case.
The grants are meant to provide an incentive to implement new evaluation standards required by state law.
The school board began an investigation into faculty and staff misconduct several weeks ago.
Milan Community Schools and Randolph Central Schools in Winchester are beginning a pilot program that pays teachers based on performance evaluations.
Whether or not the sweeping reforms were good or bad depends on the point of view.
The recent comment made on a Franklin Central High School student‘s Facebook page illustrates the pressure it places on administrators.
Assistant Superintendent Dale Chu says the purpose of all the public meetings around the state is not necessarily to be a forum for debate.
Only four teachers will be laid off this year as opposed to more than 130 in 2010.
Speaker Brian Bosma, the bill’s author, said charter schools are not a cure-all, but do offer choice and possible change.
Vi Simpson spent time this week meeting with union representatives and educators to discuss controversial right-to-work and education reform legislation.