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Meet Victoria Budesa, a 2017 graduate of the Special Education: General Curriculum teacher education program, who will be spending her first year teaching abroad as a special education teacher in an international school in Stuttgart, Germany. Her blog, “The Teaching Adventures of Miss B,” shares a weekly recount of the many experiences, funny moments, travel adventures, […]

As a part of NAV1GATE, a new orientation day at UNCG, the School of Education hosted freshmen and transfer students who have declared a major within the School. Dean Randy Penfield welcomed nearly 200 students to the School of Education building, encouraging and reminding them, “You are going to change the world. You are going […]

Emily Swing, Bachelor of Science in Special Education and Elementary Education, Dual Major   As another class of School of Education students has graduated and is starting the journey into education, senior Emily Swing, who earned a Bachelor of Science in Special Education and Elementary Education, Dual Major, shares her experience from her time as a […]

The School of Education is excited to announce the launch of our very own SOE store! After a number of requests for SOE-branded gear, we are now able of offer t-shirts, hoodies, coffee mugs, and much more to our students, alumni, and friends.  Please visit this link to shop!

UNCG’s junior Teacher Education Fellows just returned from the Ron Clark Academy in Atlanta where they experienced transformative teaching methods to use in their own classrooms.  The Fellows made this video to thank Sarah and Bob Jordan, whose generous support of the UNCG Teacher Education Fellows program made their trip possible!

It is with great sadness that we announce Vivian Saunders, who was a student in the Special Education: General Curriculum Program, passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. Vivian had a passion for education. She worked as a parent educator for Asheboro City Schools before pursuing a degree in special education from the University of North […]

UNCG School of Education students Kasey-Lynn Schmidt and Aliyah Prontaut have been chosen to receive the Student Excellence Award, UNCG’s highest academic honor for undergraduates. The award recognizes excellence as a student both in and out of the classroom for qualities of creativity, originality, motivation, analytical skills, and the ability to communicate effectively. Schmidt, a […]