Indiana State Teachers Union http://wfpl.org en More Than 8,000 Indiana School Vouchers Awarded For 2012-13 http://wfpl.org/post/more-8000-indiana-school-vouchers-awarded-2012-13 More than eight thousand Indiana public school students have been awarded vouchers allowing them to use public funds to attend private schools this academic year.<p> That’s more than double the number awarded last year.<p> Adam Baker with the Indiana Department of Education says the program approved by the Republican-led General Assembly in 2011 allows for 15,ooo vouchers this year.<p> "Next year, there’s actually no cap on the number of vouchers available, so we’re hoping that we continue to see this number rise year by year," he said.<p> The Indiana Supreme Court has agreed to he Mon, 20 Aug 2012 20:51:16 +0000 Rick Howlett & The Associated Press 1387 at http://wfpl.org More Than 8,000 Indiana School Vouchers Awarded For 2012-13