SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

No Child Left Behind is gone. Here’s how new federal law could affect Indiana schools. Chalkbeat

INDIANA STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

State board vice-chairwoman to step down. IndyPolitics.org

SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION

EACS board OKs principal hires, and also hears 2017 budget proposals for projects. Journal Gazette

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Trump, Pence supporters disappointed at lack of VP announcement in Westfield. WTHRThe Statehouse File (subscription needed), South Bend Tribune, IBJ, IndyStar, RTV6

CHARTER SCHOOLS

State charter school loan program awards last grants. StateImpact

TEACHING AND LEARNING

IU research: Indiana teacher evaluations are improving but remain inconsistent. IU News

SCHOOLS AND RELIGION

Can public schools take field trip to ark park? Courier Journal

SCHOOLS AND RACE

Indiana Black Expo speaker hopes to spread message on police shootings’ impact on education. RTV6

SCHOOLS AND CRIME

CALL 6: Teacher resigns amid internal investigation. RTV6

SCHOOL FUNDING

Lafayette schools eye $98 million in renovations. Journal & Courier

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

As he mulls a return to Washington, here’s former Sen. Evan Bayh’s K-12 record. EdWeek

SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION

Madison-Grant board combines schools’ names. Herald Bulletin

SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION

Mishawaka schools decide to address emergencies. South Bend Tribune