ELECTION 2016

Political newcomer Jennifer McCormick touts management experience in race for state superintendent. Chalkbeat

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Detroit’s vicious cycle: Why national education groups aren’t coming to help some of the country’s most troubled schools. Chalkbeat

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Inside one Colorado middle school’s last-ditch effort to save itself by raising scores without test prep. Chalkbeat

ELECTIONS

Ritz: Clinton supports public education. The Statehouse File (subscription required)

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Group of moms present petition calling for change at IPS school. CBS4

HIGHER EDUCATION

Two-Thirds Of Indiana college students graduate within six years. StateImpact, Inside Indiana Business, The Journal Gazette

DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION

DNC 2016: Delegates from Indiana stress the need for growing education. The Times Leader

TESTING TESTING

Parents have until Aug. 12 to request re-scoring of a child’s ISTEP+ results. News-Sentinel

SCHOOL LUNCH

Indiana Department of Education announces income guidelines for free school lunch program. WIBC

TECHNOLOGY

Hamilton Southeastern rolling out tablets to elementary students. WISH-TV

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

United Way Day of Caring volunteers get head start at 6 Fort Wayne Community Schools buildings. News-Sentinel

HEALTH AND SAFETY

Indiana Youth Institute talks sleep recommendations for kids, teens. WISH-TV

ELECTIONS

Mike Pence set to strengthen ties to ALEC and corporate-driven education reform. Media Matters

TRANSPORTATION

“The light is always right”: How to maneuver the new flashing school zone signs in Indy. RTV6

TECHNOLOGY

Ex-Education Secretary: I was wrong about e-learning. WIBC

SCHOOL FACILITIES

If Muncie Fieldhouse is unavailable, then what? The Star Press