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How poverty is impacting Hoosiers, why some Indiana teachers are learning how to use 3D printers and big news this week with the state's Pre-K efforts.

A new report shows the number of kids in Indiana who live in concentrated areas of poverty has nearly quadrupled over the past decade. How it’s impacting all Hoosiers and what experts say we can do to break the cycle of poverty.

Some Indiana teachers are spending their summers learning how to use 3D printers. Is this how schools can get kids interested in science and technology careers?

Plus big news this week with the state’s Pre-K efforts. Our StateImpact team shows us which counties were chosen for the pilot program and what happens next in order to get it off the ground by next year.

Those stories plus an update on this week’s headlines, right now on “Indiana Newsdesk.”

Joe Hren

Anchor, Indiana Newsdesk - WTIU & WFIU News. Follow him on Twitter @Joe_Hren

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