Indiana Department of Education delays state testing

Coronavirus Watch Indiana
education_259915574070690924

Coronavirus Resources

Coronavirus Resources from the CDC

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WEHT) – The Indiana Department of Education is delaying state testing.

The department announced in a letter sent to superintendents Friday that it has requested forgiveness for required state assessments from state and federal authorities. If granted, state tests – including IREAD-3, ISTEP+ and ILEARN – would not be given this year at all.

While the state waits for forgiveness guidance from the state and US Department of Education, all state testing is postponed.

Right now, there are not any confirmed cases of coronavirus in our Tri-State area.

For the latest breaking news and stories from across the
Tri-State, follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter.

(This story was originally published on March 13, 2020)

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories