Issues that will occupy Indiana education officials include potentially problematic changes to teacher licensure, and a new state assessment to match Indiana's forthcoming new standards.
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March 10, 2014
February 28, 2014
Both chambers of the Indiana Legislature have approved a bill to void the state's 2010 common core adoption and it now heads to conference committee, but there's more to the story.
February 26, 2014
Indiana teacher are grappling with an uncertain transition to the common-core standards. How does that affect their classroom work?
February 25, 2014
A hearing in Indiana on new standards to replace the common core in that state drew many skeptical reactions from the public, along with concern from some teachers.
February 20, 2014
A comparison between kindergarten math standards in the Common Core State Standards and the draft Indiana standards released Feb. 19 reveal some important distinctions.
February 19, 2014
The Indiana Department of Education has released a draft version of new content standards for English/language arts and math that would replace the Common Core State Standards that were adopted by the state in 2010.
February 12, 2014
Some states, including Ohio, Indiana, and Pennsylvania, have announced plans to revise their testing windows in light of widespread school cancellations caused by rough winter weather.
January 29, 2014
The bill would require Indiana to drop the common core, but wouldn't explicitly bar the state from re-adopting the standards later this year.
January 28, 2014
The composition of the ten states with the strongest charter-school law didn't change much, according to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools.
January 22, 2014
Wisconsin, Tennessee, and Indiana all have proposals to provide vouchers for students who are poor or students with special needs.