Fort Wayne Community Schools http://wboi.org en FWCS Delays ISTEP+ Citing Ongoing Tech Issues http://wboi.org/post/fwcs-delays-istep-citing-ongoing-tech-issues <p>Fort Wayne Community Schools is delaying the high-stakes ISTEP+&nbsp;exam after problems surfaced with the online version of the test.</p><p>School officials announced the decision Monday after several days of interruptions and technology issues related to test provider CTB-McGraw Hill’s servers.</p><p>Students will now take the exam the old-fashioned way: with paper and pencil.</p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 18:47:13 +0000 Sean Bueter 29743 at http://wboi.org FWCS Delays ISTEP+ Citing Ongoing Tech Issues New Tech Middle School Opens in Fort Wayne http://wboi.org/post/new-tech-middle-school-opens-fort-wayne <p>The New Tech Network works with schools throughout the country to design academic programs that focus on project-based learning and student empowerment. One of only a handful of New Tech middle schools opened in Fort Wayne this year. Towles Middle School is one of many New Techs in Northeast Indiana. The region has one of the highest concentrations of the program in the country. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:05:15 +0000 Virginia Alvino 20382 at http://wboi.org New Tech Middle School Opens in Fort Wayne