Representative Summers’ incentive to support improving teacher practices advances

February 20, 2017

For immediate release: Feb. 20, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS – Members of the Indiana House unanimously passed legislation authored by State Representative Vanessa Summers (D-Indianapolis) that creates.

Opposition to voucher expansion in Pre-K bill voiced by Rep. Vernon G. Smith

February 7, 2017

For immediate release: Feb. 7, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS – State Rep. Vernon G. Smith (D-Gary), ranking Democrat on the Indiana House Education Committee, spoke out strongly.

State Rep. Vernon G. Smith on teacher retention efforts in Indiana

March 16, 2016

For immediate release: March 16, 2016   INDIANAPOLIS — The column below was issued earlier today (March 16, 2016) by State Rep. Vernon G. Smith via the.

State Rep. Terri J. Austin supports new scholarship program to address Indiana teacher shortage

March 10, 2016 0 Comments

For immediate release: March 10, 2016 INDIANAPOLIS — State Rep. Terri J. Austin (D-Anderson) announced today that the House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation designed to address.

Bills signed by governor address ISTEP problems but ignore roots of those problems, says Rep. Vernon G. Smith

January 21, 2016

For immediate release: Jan. 21, 2016   INDIANAPOLIS — State Rep. Vernon G. Smith (D-Gary) said the early passage of two major education bills which he co-authored.