Former State Superintendent Tony Bennett is defending his decision to change the letter grade of a school operated by an influential Republican donor.
Former State Superintendent Tony Bennett says he believes his department was right to change the letter grade of a charter school that initially received a C.
An AP report shows former State Superintendent Tony Bennett changed the A-F grading system when it appeared an Indianapolis charter would get a C.
The Indiana Department of Education says the decision to resume testing was made based upon assurances made by the company which administers the test.
As the first Democrat in nearly four decades to become state superintendent, Ritz must navigate the tricky politics of the GOP-controlled statehouse.
The Senate Education Committee will hold a hearing on a bill that would remove Indiana from the list of 46 states who have adopted the standards.
Superintendent-elect Glenda Ritz, left, will have to work with Gov. Mike Pence and a Republican legislature to push for changes to Indiana schools.
Tony Bennett pushed for a controversial package of education initiatives that brought Indiana to the forefront of a conversation about how to transform schools.
Tony Bennett will become the Florida Commissioner of Education when he leaves office at the end of the year.
State Superintendent Tony Bennett confirmed Monday he will apply to become Florida’s commissioner of education.