SCHOOLS AND POLITICS

Union wants program to help teachers address student trauma. StateImpact

Teachers, incoming superintendent endorse background checks bill. WIBC

State rep proposes bill to require seat belts on school buses. WTHR

Indiana Senator Eddie Melton: Universal pre-K is a worthwhile investment. Herald-Tribune

SCHOOL FINANCE

Financial challenges await new Gary school board. Post-Tribune

Westfield School Board advances building referendum for May ballot. WTHR

STUDENT HEALTH AND SAFETY

Three new telehealth clinics open in southern Indiana schools. WFYI

After school employee sentencings, attorney says courts are gender-biased. WISH

Prosecutor fires back at criticism over “lenient” deal for ex-counselor. RTV6

SCHOOL CHOICE

New App for Indy Public Schools helps parents with enrollment. WISH