Department of Education Highlights “Promising Practices”

By Andrew Pillow

The Department of Education’s “Promising Practices” program has highlighted twelve new programs around the state of Indiana. The programs highlighted are “wrap-around” services or services that meet the needs of students in multiple ways.

“The high-quality instructional practices and support services we are recognizing today exemplify those innovative practices and are essential to providing every Hoosier students with a high-quality education” said Glenda Ritz, Indiana’s Superintendent of Public Instruction.

See a list of the services and read more here.


Andrew Pillow

Andrew is a technology teacher at KIPP Indy College Prep. He is graduate of the University of Kentucky and a Teach for America Alum. Andrew just recently finished his commitment as a Teach Plus Policy fellow, and he is looking forward to putting the skills he's learned to good use. Andrew has written for several publications in the past on a wide variety of topics but will be sticking to education for his role on Indy/Ed.