Ind. Board of Education seeks to guarantee funding for takeover schools

The Indiana State Board of Education last week voted unanimously to keep funding steady for private companies running five schools taken over by the state. EdPower, the charter school organization running one of the schools, has said it would pull out if it does not receive another $1.3 million federal School Improvement Grant. However, despite the board's vote, state superintendent Glenda Ritz could not guarantee which schools would receive the grants. "We are well aware of the schools that are the lowest-performing and intend to support them to be sure they are going to be functional," Ritz said.

View Full Article in:

StateImpact · Indianapolis Star (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Learning Assessment Specialist at India's Leading K12 Education Enterprise
XSEED Education (India)
Gurgaon (New Delhi Area)
RFP Specialist, Contract Position
ASCD
Alexandria, VA
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AND CULTURE
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO
DIRECTOR OF LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO