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Changes being made to licensure exam following educator frustration

TheStatehouseFile.com By Shelby Mullis and Hank Nuwer  FRANKLIN, Indiana – Franklin Community High School science teacher William Travis Miles is a five-year classroom veteran, previously teaching biology at Shelbyville and Beech Grove high schools. In 2014, Miles applied for an earth science position at FCHS. The corporation requested an emergency permit be issued to Miles because the vacancy was a top […]

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Number of HIV cases grows to 184 after testing blitz

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Three more people were diagnosed with HIV after a testing blitz in November – bringing the total in southeastern Indiana to 184. “While we hope to see no additional cases of HIV tied to this outbreak, we understand that we may continue to diagnose individuals with HIV infection who weren’t […]

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Indiana students score above average on national report card

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Mike Pence expressed his pride in Indiana students and teachers for their academic success showcased on the national report card. “Every Hoosier should be proud that Indiana’s kids and teachers have once again outperformed their peers,” Pence said in a media release. “This success is a testament to our […]

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Lawmakers continue to debate mandatory civics test for students

By Adam Lee and Alec Gray TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Students and those seeking American citizenship could be taking the same test in the future after Senate Bill 269 was held for further discussion on Wednesday. SB 269, authored by Sen. Dennis Kruse, R-Auburn, is designed to ensure that students are well versed in the history […]

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Video & story: Committee postpones vote on bill to require civics test for graduation

Students may have to take civics exam to graduate on Vimeo. By Dyala Akermawi TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Only half of U.S. adults can name all three branches of government, according to the Intercollegiate Studies Institute – and state Rep. Tim Wesco, R-Osceola, finds that troubling. To help combat the issue, Wesco authored House Bill 1296, […]