public education

Charter schools should abide by public school rules to keep Indiana students safe

March 13, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS – House Bill (HB) 1230 would allow charter schools and non-public schools not to have safety specialists and safe school committees that public schools.

Rep. Melanie Wright appointed to powerful Ways and Means Committee

January 9, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS – Representative Melanie Wright (D-Yorktown) has been selected by Indiana House Democratic Leader Terry Goodin from Austin to serve on the House Ways &.

Goodin: House Democratic priorities for 2018 include helping families, investigating DCS, reforming elections

January 3, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana House Democratic Leader Terry Goodin from Austin announced today that the caucus will focus in the 2018 Indiana General Assembly on initiatives.

State Rep. Lawson to retire from Indiana House of Representatives

January 3, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS – State Rep. Linda Lawson (D-Hammond) today formally announced her retirement from the Indiana House of Representatives, where she has served since 1998. Lawson will.

High-quality public education a key government responsibility, says Rep. Wright in letter to DeVos

March 2, 2017

For immediate release: March 2, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS – Below is the text of a letter that State Rep. Melanie Wright has sent to U.S. Education.