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Analysis: Glitch didn’t impact ISTEP+ scores

The Indiana State Board of Education announced Wednesday that it has closed an investigation into an anonymous allegation that a software glitch caused lower scores to be given by CTB McGraw-HIll on the Spring 2015 ISTEP+ writing tests.

Photo from Ivy Tech Northeast in Fort Wayne, Ind. Ivy Tech Community College is the state's largest public postsecondary institution and the nation's largest singly accredited statewide community college system serving nearly 200,000 students annually

Lt. Gov. eyeing job leading community college

Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann says she’s been approached about becoming president of Ivy Tech Community College — an unusual move that would allow Gov. Mike Pence to pick a new running mate.

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Declaration permits needle exchanges in Monroe County

Indiana’s health commissioner has declared a public health emergency in Bloomington and Monroe County, allowing local officials to establish a needle-exchange program to curb the spread of hepatitis.