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Bennett to educate public


Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett will give his second annual State of Education address on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in Indianapolis.

The speech will be at the Indiana Historical Society. Details are still forthcoming on whether the event will be open to the public or invitation only. But it will be streamed live on the Department of Education's website at www.in.gov/doe.

Last year Bennett pushed reforms such as evaluating teachers based in part on student test scores, which lawmakers put into law in April.

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