PORTAGE | Kindergarten Round Up in the Portage Township Schools will be held from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., 1 to 2:30 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m. April 2 at each elementary school for children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1.
ST. JOHN | Kindergarten Enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year will be held at all six Lake Central Elementary Schools on Wednesday and Thursday, March 12 & 13 from 9-11 a.m., and Noon - 2 p.m. To be eligible for kindergarten, a child must be 5 years old on or before August 1, and lega…
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence took the unusual step of testifying before a Senate committee last week in support of a proposal to offer up to 1,000 vouchers for low-income prekindergarten students. It's a worthy cause.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence personally appeared before a Senate committee Wednesday and asked the panel to advance a House-approved prekindergarten voucher program for up to 1,000 low-income Hoosier children.
Have you ever wondered about the editorials you see Sunday through Friday on the Opinion page? We'd like to tell you who we are and what our agenda is for 2014.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's 2014 education agenda is aggressive, to say the least.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's 2014 education agenda, released Dec. 10, 2013.
Democrats in the Indiana Senate are making a big push for state funding for early childhood education. They're headed in the right direction.
CROWN POINT | On May 1, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., St. Mary's Catholic Community School will hold a Kindergarten Open House.
HOBART | The Early Learning Center at George Earle Elementary School has scheduled a kindergarten kickoff from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Monday.
SCHERERVILLE | At the beginning of the school year, Kelly Rodriguez and Kristy Sliger promised their kindergarten classes at Forest Ridge Academy that there would be a celebration on the 100th Day of School.
PORTAGE | Portage Township Schools kindergarten registration will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m., 1 to 2:30 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m. April 3 at each elementary school for children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1.
CHICAGO | All incoming Chicago Public Schools students will have access to full-day kindergarten for the first time beginning next year.
INDIANAPOLIS | House Republicans may be forced to cast an uncomfortable vote this month, rejecting Republican Gov. Mike Pence's proposed income tax cut en route to approving their two-year budget plan that increases state spending.
LAKE STATION | The Lake Station Community Schools are announcing dates for pre-enrollment of next year's kindergarten students.
As the House Democratic members of the Education Committee, we are privileged to serve as the standard-bearer for new Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz.
VALPARAISO | In a special session lasting barely five minutes Thursday, the Valparaiso Community Schools board approved reductions in several budget categories and increased its appropriations for the general fund.
For the most part, the best advice for education reform is to sit back and wait for the results of recently enacted reforms to become clear. There's an exception, though.
CROWN POINT | Winfield Elementary School students collected many boxes of toiletries and treats for our servicemen and women. Mrs. Ostrozovich’s class is pictured with letters the Kindergarten class wrote to our GI’s Serving overseas.
CROWN POINT | Kindergartners in Mrs. Mesich’s class at St. Mary Catholic Community School took part in their version electoral process and voted on Tuesday.
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