The Senate also passed an amendment raising the percentage of charter school teachers who must be licensed.
Governor Mitch Daniels was in Bloomington today, addressing the Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce.
A community college summit at Ivy Tech Community College in Indianapolis aimed to improve college graduation rates and job placement after a degree is earned.
The Senate Appropriations Committee added two amendments to the charter school bill.
The Senate Tuesday passed a bill Terre Haute Senator Tim Skinner said will significantly hurt the teaching profession.
The Senate moved forward on a bill Monday that would change licensing requirements for teachers in charter schools.
Teachers report that as they work to make their concerns heard, the governor’s efforts to quiet them are becoming more and more aggressive.
Tony Bennett is holding forums with parent teacher associations around the state to talk about a new educational growth model.
Monroe County Community School Corporation officials disappointed with some suggestions made during the state’s first “State of Education" address.
Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett is holding meetings this month with teachers around the state.