On Wednesday December 8 Indiana’s Education Roundtable gave it’s approval to measures pushed by Governor Daniels and State Superintendent Tony Bennett. Touted as “rigorous teacher and administrator evaluation systems and accelerated graduation opportunities for high school students.”
Expect to see much debate over all of these proposals as education bills and the state budget bill move through the process, beginning with public committee hearings in January.
I have always looked at education not as a bipartisan issue, but as a nonpartisan issue… I hope we can put students first, even before partisanship or politics. - Sen. Earline Rogers (D-Gary), Ranking Minority Member of Senate Education Committee