HEADLINES

Weekend Reads: Even with local support, Chicago ignores a plan to integrate two nearby schools. Chalkbeat

WHAT’S YOUR EDUCATION STORY?

From juvenile detention to nursing: How one Indianapolis mom turned her life around. Chalkbeat

STATE TAKEOVER

Indiana State Board of Education will hold hearings on troubled schools in Gary, East Chicago. StateImpact, AP

SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT

IPS board questions progress at Charter Schools USA-run innovation school. WFYI

EARLY LEARNING

Editorial: A call to action for preschool expansion in Indiana. SB Tribune

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Roger Thornton: Legislators are making decisions too far from the classroom. Journal Gazette

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Jennifer Oliver: Indiana needs to help teachers gain expertise. Indy Star

SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT

Craig Ladwig: Get ready for big changes in our government schools. News-Sentinel

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Indiana educators seek to desegregate curriculum. Indianapolis Recorder

COLLEGES

Push to shutter for-profit college accreditor could affect 51,000 Hoosiers. IBJ

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Southeast Indiana schools feeling a teacher shortage. Eagle Country Online

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Good teachers are harder, but not impossible, to find. Fort Wayne Business Weekly

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Doug Martin: Here are some of the folks contributing to Jennifer McCormick’s campaign. Schools Matter

SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION

Bill Sniadecki: New superintendent offers hope for South Bend Schools. SB Tribune

STUDENT HEALTH AND SAFETY

IPS has new biodegradable lunch trays. RTV6