U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced last week his department will allow states flexibility with factoring student test scores on assessments into teacher evaluations. In response, the Indiana State Teachers Association sent a letter to Governor Pence Tuesday requesting he seek this flexibility.

 
 

INDIANAPOLIS – Today, the Indiana Department of Education received word from the United States Department of Education that Indiana has received a waiver from certain aspects of the federal No Child Left Behind law.  In addition, all conditions were removed from Indiana’s waiver.  This will give local schools continued flexibility in how they utilize federal funding and allow more funding decisions t

 
 

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