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FWCS Superintendent Dr. Wendy Robinson talks with students as Wayne High School student Molly Brehm, right, introduces herself at a student advisory council meeting. (CATHIE ROWAND)

Indiana a national model

Educators don't have innate hostility toward Indiana, but they see how the Hoosier State's education policy is influencing the country.

October 8, 2017 1:00 am

Many local families find success stories

Public school wasn't cutting it for Patricia Andrade's youngest son, Javier Andrade, who faces several challenges, including a...

October 8, 2017 1:00 am

Project finds five concerns with vouchers

Six years into the nation's largest educational voucher program, most Hoosiers have come to accept school choice as a basic right. Too...

October 8, 2017 1:00 am

 Beth Bearman, center, a parent who has used vouchers to help pay for her childrens' education, answers a question Wednesday during the Vouchers: The Economics and Academics of Choice forum. (Photos by Rachel Von | The Journal Gazette) (Rachel Von | The Journal GazetteRachel Von | The Journal Gazette)

Panel offers perspectives on voucher benefits, criticisms

A five-member panel brings varying perspectives to the school voucher debate.

October 5, 2017 1:00 am

 Cathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette
 Nate Burnard, librarian at the Hessen Cassel branch library, teaches home-schoolers Isaac Walter, 11, and his brother Andrew, 12, about primary and secondary colors during a recent art class. (Cathie_Rowand)

Lessons learned at home

INDIANAPOLIS – There is another choice for Hoosier parents other than public and private schools. They can home-school their...

October 5, 2017 1:00 am