Tag Archives: Indiana Department of Education

Addressing graduation pathways

By Sam Hanley IHSPA Secretary Southport High School With scheduling for the next year in full-swing — and many unanswered questions surrounding new graduation pathway requirements — members have been reaching out with questions about how journalism and student publications courses might fit into the scheduling puzzle.  First and foremost, it’s important to establish that […]

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Journalism can count as English credit

IHSPA is happy to share that the Indiana State Board of Education and Indiana Department of Education have both given approval for Journalism to count as two of the required eight English credits for all diplomas. Here is the approved catalog on the DOE site, and Journalism, course #1080, is on pages 156 and 157: […]

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From the president: Welcome back!

By Sam Hanley IHSPA Board President Greetings & welcome back! On behalf of the IHSPA Executive Board, I’d like to welcome you back to school for what I’m sure will be an exciting, productive year. We’ve been hard at work this summer on some initiatives and programs in advocacy of scholastic journalism in Indiana. I’d […]

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