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Thousands of Indiana Students Move on to Fourth grade Without Reading Skills, Despite State Policy

This story was originally published by Chalkbeat. Sign up for their newsletters at Thousands of Indiana students advanced through elementary school without demonstrating critical reading skills, new data from the Indiana Department of Education shows, as state lawmakers consider requiring more students who struggle with reading to repeat third grade. It’s the state’s policy […]

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Election Day in Gary: Mayoral and City Council Races, Polling Info, and Free Rides

Gary voters head to the polls tomorrow, and being informed about the process and understanding what is at stake is important. From the mayoral to city council races, and from locating your polling place to arranging transportation, here’s a guide to ensure Gary residents are prepared for Election Day. What’s at stake? The mayoral election […]