TESTING

These 10 schools had the fewest kids pass ISTEP in 2016. Chalkbeat

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Billionare establishes “learning gardens” at two Indy schools Indy Star

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Stand for Children asks Pence and Trump to speak out against bullying. WFYI

COLLEGE AND CAREER TRANSITIONS

529 savings plans have lots of advantages. IBJ

COLLEGE AND CAREER TRANSITIONS

Editorial: Indiana’s skills gap leaves workers behind. Indy Star

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

From policy to personnel, how Mike Pence could influence education decisions in Washington. StateImpact

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Hoosier education policies may head to Washington. Politico

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Trump’s education secretary might find his hands are tied. TakePart

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Indiana’s new General Assembly convenes for the first time on Tuesday. NWI

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Teresa Meredith: Eric Holcomb should chart a new course on education as governor. IBJ

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Indiana Democrats hit a low point following the 2016 election. AP

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Shane Vander Hart: Anti-Common Core parents, activist should press Trump to keep his promise to dump it. Caffeinated Thoughts

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Anderson educators confront diversity issues. Herald-Bulletin

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Valpo changes redistricting plan. NWI

STUDENT HEALTH AND SAFETY

Student who reportedly had a gun near school faces charges. RTV6