About 28 percent of rural graduates enrolled in a college that was less selective than they were qualified for, compared to about 24 percent of nonrural students.
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June 18, 2015
June 16, 2015
Indiana's school voucher program cost the state $40 million this year, according to a report from the Indiana Department of Education.
June 01, 2015
Ritz has repeatedly clashed with members of the state school board, Republicans lawmakers who control the state legislature, as well as Gov. Mike Pence.
March 11, 2015
The South Carolina Board of Education adopted standards intended to replace the Common Core State Standards on March 11, after the state required new standards for the 2015-16 school year
February 24, 2015
In total, Hoosier State students were eligible to receive almost $116 million in voucher funds this school year, compared to $81 million last year.
February 24, 2015
Two new reports detail the exponential growth of the state's school voucher program.
February 11, 2015
Gov. Mike Pence, Superintendent Glenda Ritz, and others are seeking emergency changes to the state test after an outcry that it would take students too long to complete.
February 04, 2015
The House education committee will mark up a proposal to overhaul the No Child Left Behind Act on Feb. 11, and the House will debate the measure the week of Feb. 24.
January 29, 2015
Arguably the most hostile relationship in state education politics could be fundamentally altered by Indiana legislators' current plans.
January 21, 2015
Regulation and maintaining independence are the primary reasons private schools choose not to participate in voucher or tax-credit scholarship programs, according to a new report