School Closing Plan Moves Forward
May 27, 2014
Gary plans to vote on a plan to close a fourth of its remaining 16 schools. The plan will set off a wave of teacher retirements. Host Steve Walsh talks to the head of the teachers union.
Indiana’s plan to collect detailed data on students has some people nervous. It’s designed to help schools better prepare for students, as they move into college. An IU Law professor has some concerns about whether the information will remain private.
We dive more deeply into college affordability with a local consultant who coaches students on how to get into the best college.
Fred Cate, the director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research at the IU Mauer School of Law
Joe Zimmerman, president Gary teachers Union
Jerald Bradshaw, Bradshaw College Consulting in Crown Point.