SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

As Trump education secretary speculation heats up, Indiana names top the list. Chalkbeat

Noblesville superintendent links 2016 presidential election to bad behavior in class. Fox 59, Indy Star, WISH-TV

TESTING

Splinter group takes matters into its own hands ahead of looming ISTEP panel deadline. Chalkbeat, StateImpact, WSBT, Journal Gazette,

Hebron superintendent joins outcry over ISTEP. NWI Times

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Pumpkin pie with a side of exhaustion: Why late fall is such a tough time to be a teacher. Chalkbeat

Nextech, Westfield High School partner for computer programming. Current In Westfield

SCHOOLS AND CRIME

How Park Tudor could avoid prosecution. Indy Star, IBJ,

25 marijuana plants found growing on Greenbriar Elementary School’s property. RTV6

New Greenwood Middle School vandalized. WISH-TV

Muncie high school reopens after threatening note found. WISH-TV

STUDENT HEALTH AND SAFETY

Henry County schools to stock up on overdose-reversing drug. Fox 59, CBS 4

SCHOOLS AND EQUITY

Central Elementary School receives educational excellence award. Pike Township

SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION

EACS board OKs teacher contracts with new stipends. Journal Gazette