CHARTERS

Two new charter high schools get a boost from the Mind Trust. Chalkbeat

SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Ritz and McCormick: Two educators running for state superintendent explain how they would improve teaching. Chalkbeat

TRANSITIONS TO COLLEGE AND CAREER

Number of on-track 21st Century Scholars starts to improve. Star Press

TEACHING AND LEARNING

How summer camp helps Latino teens find cultural identity, boost mental health. StateImpact

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Paramount program for teens combines lessons in local agriculture and cooking. WISH

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

United Way of Central Indiana to receive $7M federal grant. IBJ

STUDENT SAFETY

Former Noblesville teacher faces child seduction charges. IndyStar, WISH

NUTRITION

Cafeteria workers get cooking as new school year starts. Post-Tribune

START OF SCHOOL

Merrillville police take 45 kids back-to-school shopping. Post-Tribune

FACILITIES

Lake schools getting facelifts, tech upgrades. NWI

FACILITIES

Valpo schools begins massive renovation project. NWI

SCHOOL CLOSING

Last first day for Hayes Leonard Elementary students, teachers. NWI

SCHOOL CHOICE

Editorial: Parents, choice both key to state, Region education. NWI