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February 9, 2018

 

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Efforts To Lower School Age Fail In 2018 Session

Lawmakers killed a bill to lower the compulsory school age, but other state officials and groups plan to bring back the conversation in future years.

January 26, 2018

 

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Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk:’ Hate Crimes Bill And Pre-K Program

Can a hate crimes bill finally make its way into Indiana law? Plus this week at the statehouse. And how advocates hope to expand the state’s pre-K program.

January 26, 2018

 

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Advocates Hope State Can Make Pre-K Application Process Easier

The state's On My Way Pre-K program has been beneficial to families, but officials say the application process can become overwhelming.

December 28, 2017

 

The individual school district will decide what type of restraint to use. And, it’s not just a seatbelt. Districts could use integrated seats or car seats to meet the requirements.

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 20, 2017

 

The state hopes grant money set aside by lawmakers in the 2017 legislative session will help expand access to and the quality of preschool programs.

State Offers Nearly $4 Million For Pre-K Programs

The state hopes grant money set aside by lawmakers in the 2017 legislative session will help expand access to and the quality of preschool programs.

November 16, 2017

 

Students work on art projects at Busy Bees Academy, a public preschool in Columbus.

Dozens Of State Pre-K Grants Still Available In Monroe County

While 14 families have applied for the On My Way Pre-K grants, the state has only awarded one so far.

September 26, 2017

 

A state grant would pay for half or full day preschool for a 4-year-old child beginning next January.

Applications Open For Half-Year In 10 Pre-K Expansion Counties

Those counties are: Bartholomew, Delaware, Elkhart, Howard, Kosciusko, Madison, Marshall, Monroe, St. Joseph, and Tippecanoe counties

June 9, 2017

 

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Video: Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk’ June 9, 2017

On-line home-based pre-K program, a business that’s offering employees a way to achieve work-life balance and I-69 construction delayed for the fourth time.

June 9, 2017

 

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Online Pre-K Program Looks To Increase Kindergarten Readiness

The online software is designed to increase access for low-income families, but some believe the money would be better spent on in-class programs.

June 7, 2017

 

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Holcomb Approves ‘On My Way Pre-K’ Expansion

Holcomb selected 15 additional Indiana counties to participate in On My Way Pre-K, the state’s first state-funded preschool program.

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