Diploma Mills; How to Recognize, Avoid Them

Do you know a Diploma Mill when you see one? Definition: Sell degrees without requiring true academic achievement. In other words: Worthless degrees. Diploma Mills are highly profitable. $200 Million: Estimated amount that diploma mills rake in annually 500: Estimated...

Proposed Diplomas Update 2.0

IAHE has spent considerable time this summer researching issues related to the proposed Indiana diplomas. Nonpublic schools are not required to follow the State diplomas, so we are affected indirectly. We do regularly look to the Indiana Core 40, or for college-prep,...

Is It Any Surprise?

By Dr. Brian D. Ray, Ph.D. Many journalists ask me, “Why do homeschool students do so well academically?” And I have had to answer this same question as an expert witness in court many times. There are some simple answers, one of which I would like to propose in this...

MIT Research Competition for High School Students

The INSPIRE student group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is pleased to host MIT INSPIRE, a national research competition in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, organized by MIT students exclusively for high school students. The first of its kind...

Americanism Elementary Poster Contest

Huzzah! Huzzah! Huzzah! Indiana educators make your new school year Revolutionary!  The Indiana Society of the Sons of the American Revolution hosts The Americanism Elementary Poster Contest each year. The Poster this year will depict 1 of 5 Indiana  American...