Education & Workforce Development


Can Ball State University keep its vibrancy?

May 24, 2014
Incoming President Paul W. Ferguson must escape harsh realities to continue the university's impressive gains.More.

NCAA president grilled by Senate committee

July 9, 2014
NCAA President Mark Emmert faced a skeptical Senate Commerce Committee and said he feels college sports "works extremely well for the vast majority" and that the overall current model of amateurism should be preserved.More.

Education board measures would curb Ritz's powers

July 9, 2014
Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz said Wednesday she would have her lawyers review a pair of measures from the State Board of Education that would reduce some of her powers as board chair.More.

Bennett accepts $5,000 fine in ethics settlement

July 9, 2014
Former Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett has agreed to pay $5,000 as part of a settlement in which he admits to using state resources for campaign work but is cleared of formal ethics violations in a grade-change scandal.More.

State aims to raise post-secondary education attainment

July 9, 2014
At least 60 percent of Indiana's workforce will need post-secondary education skills by 2025 in order to compete for jobs, Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellsperman said Tuesday.More.
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