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January 18, 2018


Committee Hears Testimony On School Financial Management Bill

A House committee heard testimony on a bill Wednesday that would help the state identify schools facing financial problems.

January 11, 2018


School Principals Share Concerns On New Grad Pathways

Some school principals have said locally created pathways are critical, but the state has yet to outline what those requirements will look like.

January 11, 2018


Computer Science Bill Receives Positive Testimony, Few Concerns

The Senate education committee heard testimony on a bill to mandate schools teach computer science.

January 6, 2018


Indiana’s Ivy Tech Plans To Increase Enrollment, Degrees

The school plans to more than double the number of degrees and credentials awarded annually over the next five years.

January 4, 2018


Cursive Writing Debate Back At The Statehouse

One lawmaker has earned the nickname "Queen of Cursive" for proposing the same piece of legislation for seven years in a row.

January 1, 2018


OPTIMISTIC Program Drops Nursing Home Patient Hospitalizations

A new research study aims to reduce avoidable hospitalizations of long-stay nursing home patients through a new clinical intervention model.

December 28, 2017


Lawmakers Prepare For Changes To Graduation Paths, Diplomas

The House Education Committee Chair says the state's diploma structure needs to be revised in order to meet federal requirements.

December 28, 2017


New Pre-K Seat Belt Regulation For School Buses Begins Jan. 1

The Indiana Department of Education wants to make school bus rides safer for preschoolers in the new year.

December 19, 2017


Plans Approved To Close Or Merge 5 South Bend Schools

The South Bend school board has approved plans for closing or merging five schools as the district faces continued declines in enrollment.

December 15, 2017


IDOE Faces Special Education Funding Gap

Schools can ask the state for additional money for special education costs, but the fund for those services is tighter than previous years.

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