Indianapolis: Superintendent gets $27k bonus as student performance declines

By Victor Skinner on Monday, November 21st, 2016 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis school board members awarded Superintendent Lewis Ferebee a massive $26,999 bonus on Thursday, the same day the public learned student test scores fell by 3.7 percent last year. School board members noted that Ferebee’s performance bonus was only 77.1 percent of a possible $35,000 boost that’s based on improving learning in the […]


IN voters oust union-backed, anti-school choice state superintendent Glenda Ritz

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 in Uncategorized 2 Comments

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana’s union-backed Democratic Superintendent of Public Instruction was swept out of office Tuesday in an election dominated by Republican victories. Glenda Ritz, darling of the Indiana State Teachers Association union, lost her re-election bid to Republican Jennifer McCormick, a reform-minded candidate who cast herself as a teacher-friendly Republican, the Indianapolis Star reports. According […]