The Department of Education is granting school districts waivers if they canceled school Monday and Tuesday.
The federal government has extended Indiana's pilot health insurance program for another year, while the state looks for other ways to expand health care.
Indiana school officials say the state standards are not much better than those enforced with No Child Left Behind.
Join Noon Edition for a live chat today at 12 p.m. about the waiver Indiana received from No Child Left Behind standards.
Federal officials worry that Indiana's request for a waiver from "No Child Left Behind" could leave out at-risk students.