education budget

The House Ways and Means Committee debates the Republican caucus's budget proposal. (Brandon Smith/IPB News)
Brandon Smith

House Republican leaders say they’re confident they’ve made a significant education investment in their state budget proposal.

Holcomb Proposes Ending Teacher Grants To Boost Pay

Jan 10, 2019

The governor’s recently released budget proposal aims to move around – and add some dollars – in the education mix, but some say it doesn’t do anything to help teachers.

Indiana’s state schools superintendent says state lawmakers have told the Indiana Department of Education that the next state budget will be tight and there will be less money than expected for education.

Jennifer McCormick says since the Department of Child Services has asked for hundreds of millions more dollars a year, that means less for other agencies.