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Small school districts put students at a disadvantage, study says

By Cameron Mattern TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Students living in small Indiana school districts may be receiving fewer opportunities to succeed than those in larger school districts. The Indiana Chamber of Commerce and Ball State University Center for Business and Economic Research released findings of a study showing that the size of a school corporation has […]

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Fear keeps students quiet about learning disabilities

By Katie Stancombe TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – As a teenager with a learning disability, Hannah Harding relied heavily on teachers to help guide her through school. But now as a college student, she’s on her own.  Harding was diagnosed with a nonverbal learning disability in middle school, after years of struggling in the classroom. “I would […]

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New law: Universities to add and upgrade buildings

By Katie Stancombe TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Several universities will receive funding from the state to renovate and construct new and improved buildings for students under the two-year budget passed by the General Assembly earlier this year. Six universities will receive funding in the form of bonds, totaling over $300,000,000. Stephanie Wilson, spokesperson for the Indiana […]