Headlines

Rise & Shine: State board could cut achievement gaps from Indiana school rankings

ELECTION 2016

Holcomb: The best teachers expect a lot and invest even more in their students. Chalkbeat

ELECTION 2016

Mike Pence faced Tim Kaine in the only VP debate last night. We’ve got the story on his (somewhat surprising) record on education. Chalkbeat

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Stand to increase parent education with Lilly Endowment grant. Chalkbeat

ELECTION 2016

VP debate: fact checking Mike Pence. Politifact

TESTING

Indiana test woes fuel electoral battles. Education Week

INDIANA STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

Education board could cut achievement gaps from Indiana school rankings. StateImpact

CHARTER SCHOOLS

Feds, ‘encouraged’ by Tindley’s financial efforts, award network $1.9M grant. IBJ

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz announces 14 promising practices. IDOE

ELECTION 2016

As Governors, Kaine and Pence aimed for expanded early-childhood education. Education Week

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Grant to Support Afterschool Programs. Inside Indiana Business

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Chris Himsel of NACS named Superintendent of the Year. WANE

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Local school awarded 2016 National Blue Ribbon Schools designation. WNDU

CHARTER SCHOOLS

Seven Oaks Classical School works toward innovative public education. IDS News

STUDENT HEALTH AND SAFETY

Bartholomew Schools To Increase Naloxone Access To Nurses. Indiana Public Media

TOWNSHIP SCHOOLS

LECC & Welcome Center Fall Break Hours. Lawrence Township

INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC SCHOOLS

IPS Fall Break Meal Service Begins Oct. 3. IPS

TOWNSHIP SCHOOLS

National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists announced in area high schools. Warren, Lawrence

STUDENT HEALTH AND SAFETY

Local schools participate in International Walk to School Day. Fox 59