Just a week ago, the front page of this newspaper provided a microcosm of what Indiana is all about.
GARY | Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz made a stop in Northwest Indiana on Wednesday to repeat the department is not taking over the Gary schools but will work with the district to build a stronger school system.
GARY | State Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz will visit the Gary Community School Corporation on Wednesday, April 2.
INDIANAPOLIS | Students attending Indiana elementary and high schools will learn material different from what's taught in nearly every other state in the nation, starting this fall.
The Indiana Department of Education is stepping in at Gary Community School Corp., labeling it a high-risk district. That could allow the state to take control of the district's federal funds, including determining how they're spent.
GARY | A needs assessment will be the next step in the process of turning around the failing Gary school district.
HAMMOND | Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz will stop in the region Thursday to promote her literacy campaign.
GARY | The Indiana Department of Education has labeled the Gary Community School Corp. a high risk district, paving the way to take over its federal funds and determine how they are spent.
Educators say Indiana's new standards about what students should know and be able to do at each grade level are not measuring up.
It’s good to be back home again in Indiana after a brief respite where no one ever has seen snow.
Mike Delph is a Republican state senator from Carmel, but he is well known to Republicans throughout the state.
CROWN POINT | State Superintendent, Glenda Ritz, was the guest speaker at the IASP Roundtable at Crown Point High School on Friday, January 31. After a brief reception, the principals and other guests gathered in the auditorium to listen to Glenda Ritz speak on different educational issues. …
The state is giving local school districts a variety of options for snow makeup days.
House Republicans stood up for costly duplication of services when they thwarted Democratic leader Scott Pelath's attempt to pull the financial plug on the Center for Education and Career Innovation.
INDIANAPOLIS | House Republicans stood up for a controversial new state agency last week, voting down a proposal by House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath, D-Michigan City, to defund Gov. Mike Pence's Center for Education and Career Innovation.
Morgan Elementary School Principal Michelle Friesen-Carper, top left, and Indiana State Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz, sit with fifth-grade students for a portrait Friday as Ritz toured the school.
Morgan Township Elementary School Physical Education Instructor Donna Schumacher, left, talks with Indiana State Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz during a tour Friday of Morgan Township Elementary School.
INDIANAPOLIS | More than two dozen legislative proposals were separately approved Thursday by the Republican-controlled House and Senate, sending them across the Statehouse rotunda and into the opposite chamber.
Lake County Democratic Chairman Thomas McDermott Jr. wants Jim Wieser to run against state Rep. Hal Slager, R-Schererville, in the 15th House District.
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