In response to an IndyStar investigation of Indiana’s school voucher program, lawmakers are taking steps to increase financial transparency of private schools that accept public dollars for school choice.
Osborne said it was tough going to high school and taking college classes. There were times when she wanted to quit, but her mother, Hazel Osborne, constantly encouraged her and told her she could do it.
Lawmakers passed a bill through the Senate committee Wednesday that could have a big impact on the way schools are graded. The bill’s author says it will change the way school corporations are held accountable.
The Senate unveiled its budget proposal for the next two years Thursday, showing higher increases for K-12 spending, compared to the House proposal. Increases include more money for English Language Learners and students living in poverty.