School of Education

PTRP Zoom Info Sessions, First Monday of Every Month

PTRP first monday zoom info sessions

Have you ever thought about teaching and want to learn more about the Piedmont Teacher Residency Partnership (PTRP)? PTRP allows college graduates to earn their master’s degree in teaching in 18 months. Join us from 6:00-6:30 p.m. on the first Monday of every month to hear more about the program … Continued

First Elementary Ed Cohort Completes PTRP Residency

PTRP 2021 Elem Ed Residents

Congratulations to our very first Elementary Education Cohort on their successful completion of their Piedmont Teacher Residency Partnership (PTRP) residency. We are proud to say that all have been hired and will start their new teaching positions in the Fall. What a challenging year, but you all did it! We … Continued

CED Initiative NCA-STAR Launches New Podcast, “Trauma Connections”

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The North Carolina Academy for Stress, Trauma, and Resilience (NCA-STAR) and the UNC Greensboro’s School of Education and Department of Counseling and Educational Development (CED) recently announced the launch of a new podcast, Trauma Connections. You can listen to the podcast’s inaugural episode and future episodes here. In keeping with … Continued

Dr. Kelly Wester Creates New Feature Column in Counseling Today Magazine

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Dr. Kelly Wester, Professor and Department Chair of the Counseling and Educational Development (CED) Department, created a new feature column in Counseling Today with co-author Maribeth Jorgensen from Central Washington University entitled Research in Action. The column, first published in July 2021, provides the applied interpretation of research published in … Continued

Dr. Christian Chan Interviewed for Counseling Today Magazine

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Dr. Christian Chan, Assistant Professor in the Counseling and Educational Development (CED) Department, was recently interviewed for the Counseling Career Stories column in Counseling Today, the American Counseling Association magazine. In the column, titled “Using the power of communities to dismantle oppression,” Dr. Chan mentions a current research project with … Continued