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Primary And Secondary Education

AP Exclusive: Daniels looked to censor opponents

INDIANAPOLIS | Former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels pledged to promote academic freedom, not stifle it, when he became president at Purdue University in January.

July 16, 2013 4:00 pm
Ball State pulls sponsorship of two Gary charter schools

Ball State pulls sponsorship of two Gary charter schools

MUNCIE | Ball State University has pulled its sponsorship of seven Indiana charter schools — including two in Gary — plagued by long-running academic woes.

January 22, 2013 7:00 pm Related
Chicago teachers to again consider ending strike

Chicago teachers to again consider ending strike

CHICAGO | An angry Mayor Rahm Emanuel's appeal to the courts to end a six-day teachers strike in the nation's third largest city set off a new round of recriminations Monday, but did little to end a walkout that has left parents scrambling and kept 350,000 students out of class.

September 17, 2012 6:15 pm Related

A roundup of recent Indiana newspaper editorials

Where's the demand?

May 05, 2012 12:00 am
Titanic is a magnet for kids and a fine line for educators

Titanic is a magnet for kids and a fine line for educators

Teachers, parents and writers explore the yin-yang of the Titanic for children ahead of the wreck's centennial this week.

April 09, 2012 9:00 am Photos

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Titanic a magnet for kids, fine line for educators

Titanic a magnet for kids, fine line for educators

Eleven-year-old John Payne has been a student of the Titanic since kindergarten.

April 08, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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A roundup of recent Indiana newspaper editorials

Test aims to end social promotions in Indiana schools

March 31, 2012 12:00 am

A roundup of recent Indiana newspaper editorials

Fines are fine, but law is necessary

February 18, 2012 12:00 am

A roundup of recent Indiana newspaper editorials

Creationism is bad science

February 04, 2012 12:00 am

A roundup of recent Indiana newspaper editorials

Protection bill leaves bad smell

January 28, 2012 12:00 am

A roundup of recent Indiana newspaper editorials

Lawmakers should leave IHSAA, high school basketball alone

January 14, 2012 12:00 am

Excerpts from recent Indiana editorials

Lawmakers may fail cursive writing test

December 10, 2011 12:00 am

Excerpts from recent Indiana editorials

More isn't better with alcohol

November 26, 2011 12:00 am

Excerpts from recent Indiana editorials

A shot across the online retailing bow

November 12, 2011 12:00 am
Offensive line keys Bears' resurgence

Offensive line keys Bears' resurgence

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. | Hours after Chicago completed a gutsy win at Philadelphia, running back Matt Forte and cornerback Charles Tillman started studying again. Only this time the subject was finance — part of a community service program at a local high school on Tuesday morning.

November 08, 2011 5:45 pm Photos

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Excerpts from recent Indiana editorials

It's appropriate to reconsider state's caps on liability

October 08, 2011 12:00 am

Excerpts from recent Indiana editorials

Don't rush online course plan

September 24, 2011 12:00 am
School's out forever for 'unschoolers'

School's out forever for 'unschoolers'

As an "unschooler," Zoe is untethered from the demands of compulsory education. Unschooling has been around for several decades, but advocates say there has been an uptick as more families turn to home-schooling overall.

September 12, 2011 11:00 am
School's out forever for 'unschoolers'

School's out forever for 'unschoolers'

School's never out for 14-year-old Zoe Bentley. Nor is it ever in.

September 11, 2011 12:00 am

Excerpts from recent Indiana editorials

Vouchers' critics lose first round

August 27, 2011 12:00 am
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