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Dan Dehaven

EDITORIAL: Focus more attention on remediation

The latest A-F school accountability grades in Indiana are finally out, accompanied by the customary grumbling or bragging.

December 26, 2013 12:00 am

Lake Station student admits to compiling 'hit list'

LAKE STATION | An Edison High School freshman was removed from school after he admitted to compiling a "hit list" with names of fellow students and teachers, police said.

November 11, 2013 6:53 pm
EDITORIAL: ISTEP'd in wrong place this time

EDITORIAL: ISTEP'd in wrong place this time

Like it or not, Indiana's ISTEP+ is a high-stakes test. This week's interruptions to the testing process are disgraceful.

May 02, 2013 12:00 am Related

Lake Station teacher remains on leave

LAKE STATION | A 33-year veteran Lake Station teacher remains on administrative leave with pay.

March 21, 2013 8:13 pm
Edison teacher suspended as threats on chalkboard investigated

Edison teacher suspended as threats on chalkboard investigated

LAKE STATION | A veteran Edison Jr./Sr. High School teacher was suspended Friday with pay following a threatening message he allegedly wrote on the chalkboard to students.

March 04, 2013 4:30 pm Photos

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Superintendents grapple with changes affecting K-12 education

Superintendents grapple with changes affecting K-12 education

Last year was pivotal for K-12 education in Indiana with a number of hot button issues including collective bargaining, vouchers, teacher evaluation and merit pay.

February 26, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Some area schools still spank as discipline

Indiana is one of 20 states where spanking remains an option for student discipline.

January 22, 2012 11:00 pm

Local educators disappointed with first round in school voucher suit

Some local public school educators are disappointed with what they called the "first round" of a school voucher legal bout.

August 17, 2011 10:30 am
New school laws create competition

New school laws create competition

As school begins this month, legislation that was passed in the 2011 session will have a widespread impact on schools across Indiana. But the jury is still out on whether the new initiatives will have a positive impact on student achievement.

August 07, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Lake Station schools hire an assistant superintendent

LAKE STATION | For the first time in nearly 10 years, Lake Station Community Schools has hired an assistant superintendent.

July 25, 2011 4:30 pm
Superintendents, boards striving to offer low-cost full-day kindergarten

Superintendents, boards striving to offer low-cost full-day kindergarten

Local superintendents say it's great the governor put more money into kindergarten, but it's a little misleading to say it will fully fund full-day kindergarten for every district in the state.

June 12, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Lake Station's Central Elementary School closing its doors

Lake Station's Central Elementary School closing its doors

LAKE STATION | Central Elementary School, which houses 105 sixth-grade students, closed its doors Wednesday.

June 08, 2011 5:00 pm Photos

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Lake Station police find no evidence of bomb at high school

LAKE STATION | Lake Station Community Schools officials evacuated Thomas Edison Junior-Senior High School after a bomb threat shortly before noon.

May 19, 2011 8:45 pm
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