Commission for Higher Education Indiana Continues To See Decline In College Bound High School Graduates By Jeanie Lindsay • May 13, 2020 Samantha Horton / IPB News Indiana continues to see a decline in the percentage of high school graduates going to college. Good-Bye State Board? Education Leaders Consider Big Governance Shift Ahead Of 2020 By Jeanie Lindsay • Oct 2, 2019 Indiana’s governor will appoint the next leader of the state department of education in 2021, and that’s prompted lawmakers to consider merging three key state education groups to better align education policymaking and oversight power in the state. Committee Starts To Rethink Indiana's School Accountability System By Committee Starts To Rethink Indiana's School Accountability System • Jul 25, 2019 The accountability system for Indiana's public schools could change. Yet whether that means added flexibility to the controversial A-F format or blowing up the system entirely remains to be seen. College Completion Rates Continue To Climb According To Commission For Higher Education By Jeanie Lindsay • Jul 12, 2019 Graduation rates at public colleges in Indiana continue to climb, according to a new report from the Commission for Higher Education. Commission For Higher Education: Educated Workforce Remains Top Need In Indiana By Jeanie Lindsay • Apr 8, 2019 The central message of Monday’s state of higher education address is one Hoosiers have heard before; it focused on the need for a more skilled workforce. Fewer Hoosier Students Are Going To College, But Those That Do Are Better Prepared By Jeanie Lindsay • Apr 4, 2019 A new report from the Commission for Higher Education shows Hoosiers enrolling in college at slightly lower rates than two years ago. Indiana Universities Make Budget Pitches To Senate Lawmakers By Brandon Smith • Mar 5, 2019 Lauren Chapman Indiana’s public universities made their funding requests to Senate legislators Tuesday as that chamber’s budget hearings are underway. New Report Highlights Achievement Gaps In Higher Education By Jeanie Lindsay • Aug 3, 2018 A new report says Indiana is making progress to close achievement gaps in higher education, but also shows that some groups still lag behind. Commission For Higher Education Partners With National Nonprofit By Jeanie Lindsay • Dec 13, 2017 College-bound students often have a sea of information to navigate while making their post-high school plans, but the state has now partnered with a national nonprofit to make that easier.