Solid first steps

State’s Early Childhood Education Center offers quality care for Wabash Valley youngsters — and valuable classroom experience for future teachers.

BY Tay Smith, GR '18

Paige Voltz, ’21

Making the most of her time at State is the biggest objective for Paige Voltz, an elementary education major from Indianapolis.

BY Indianastate

More than a job

Bayh College of Education custodian Tom Anderson makes University Hall gleam with his hard work and infectious positivity.

BY Kayla Carmichael, '19

The right size

It wouldn’t take Goldilocks three tries at Indiana State — she’d know right away the university is big enough to spread her wings but small enough to get high-quality attention from faculty and staff.

BY Sarah Kuta

Furthering the education of education

As the new dean of the Bayh College of Education, Janet Buckenmeyer believes educators have opportunity to try something different, provide leadership and show lawmakers what works in the classroom.

BY Judy-Anne Goldman

Michael Scott Jr., ’10

Sycamore-turned-Ivy-leaguer to deliver alumni address at winter commencement on Dec. 16 in the Hulman Center.

BY Betsy Simon

Joshua Perry, ’19

If you’re ever sitting by Joshua Perry at the movies, don’t worry — he won’t ask you to share the popcorn! The Kokomo, Ind., native is a Bayh College of Education Scholars to Teachers (BEST) scholar, majoring in elementary education and minoring in English as a second language.

BY Indianastate