Superintendent of Catholic Schools Gina Fleming says the Archdiocese introduced a policy to private Catholic schools two years ago, outlining the ministerial expectations of employees.
Daleville Community Schools has agreed to close Indiana Virtual School by the end of September 2019, and Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy by the end of June 2020.
Hundreds of former Indiana students of the for-profit college ITT Technical Institute will receive $5.4 million in debt forgiveness.
Leadership at the state’s largest teachers union is changing this summer, and the incoming president says he plans to focus more on local schools’ needs.
More than 22,700 – about a third of all teachers in the state – have started the process to renew their licenses compared to just 514 at this time last year.
More personnel changes are coming to the State Board of Education. As one member sent the governor his letter of resignation this week, and some others come to the end of their terms later this month.
Teacher pay and school funding were central issues for policymakers as they crafted the state’s spending plan earlier this year. But the unpredictable structure of funding support makes it challenging for schools to effectively raise teacher salaries across the state.
Early learning programs in Indiana are improving in quality, but according to an annual report nearly two-thirds of children who might need care aren’t enrolled in them, and the state lacks a unified data system to help reach the most vulnerable children.
Thousands of teachers are starting the process of renewing their teaching licenses before a new law goes into effect that requires educators to learn more about workforce and career-related needs for their students and communities.
Six out of the 10 school funding referenda measures across the state won approval from local voters, with two out of the four school districts asking for additional funding from their communities for the first time passing.