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Rise & Shine: Indy says IPS building sale could bring big jobs

Education story lines from yesterday in Indianapolis included:

  • City asks IPS to sell historic building, says East side development could bring “significant” jobs. (Chalkbeat)
  • Carmel aims to defend national band title. (Indy Star)
  • About 15 percent of Hoosiers live in poverty. (WFYI)

Around the state, districts grappled with the aftermath of ballot defeats:

  • Superintendent says Muncie will ask the state to let it end busing after no vote. (WISH-TV)
  • Michigan City considers going deeper in debt after referendum defeat. (NWI)
  • Elkhart woman donates $50K to her elementary school. (WISH-TV)

Election results also played a big role in headlines from around the country, including:

  • Colorado school tax supporters seek to understand ballot issue defeat. (EdNews Colorado)
  • NYC union welcomes new mayor with a call to renegotiate evaluations. (Gotham Schools)
  • Geoffrey Canada says Memphis is having the right conversation about education. (Chalkbeat)
  • State-by-state results of the “nation’s report card” test are expected today. (NAEP)