Morning Bell: Expletives, Online Learning, IUSB Numbers, Legislative Fatigue?
IU unveils plan to expand online education statewide – The school will invest $8 million in “the IU Online education initiative.” AP
One thing that missing at Arlington this year: Cursing – “I hadn’t realized how effectively the new Arlington has managed to quell what is a huge problem at other IPS schools and generally in many urban schools. “ Get On The Bus
Karen Francisco: Enough with the critics – “Why should elected Indiana officials – many of them from communities outside Indianapolis – continue to be lectured by 20- and 30-something professionals with a handful of years of experience in education?” Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Activist: School Board candidate faces criminal charges, doesn’t live in Gary – ”A Gary School Board candidate said Wednesday he is prepared to defend his qualifications to run for office against a challenge being promised by a community activist.” Times of Northwest Indiana
IUSB numbers up 1.25 percent from last year – ”At Indiana University South Bend, fall enrollment is 8,490 students, an increase of 1.25 percent from last fall. That’s the second largest fall enrollment in IUSB’s history.” South Bend Tribune