Most of the claims made in justifying such such a radical restructuring are baseless, without data, and in some cases just plain wrong. The public isn't currently paying attention, but in fact, public questions and outcry might be the only thing can save us from such disastrous, misinformed policy. We urge you, as Indiana citizens, parents, and educators: SPREAD THE WORD. Here is a collection of links related to the proposed changes. Your awareness, comments, and feedback are critical. Thank you for your time!
This Is No Time to Water Down or Eliminate Requirements
Counterpoint by IUPUI Dean, Pat Rogan
Response to Rules for Educator Preparation and Accountability
Indiana Association of Colleges of Education Press Release
Lowering State Standards?