School of Education

Susan Strong, SES Alum, Receives Beginning Teacher of the Year Award

Susan Strong, SES alumna

Congratulations to Susan Strong, Specialized Education Services (SES) alumna, on receiving the Beginning Teacher of the Year Award for Montgomery County Schools! Susan earned her B.S. in Special Education from UNCG in 2020. She is a special education teacher at Green Ridge Elementary School in Montgomery County, North Carolina. In … Continued

Dr. Gay Ivey (TEHE) Interviewed on Classroom Caffeine Podcast

Dr. Gay Ivey, the William E. Moran Distinguished Professor in Literacy in the Teacher Education and Higher Education Department, was recently featured on the Classroom Caffeine Podcast. In each episode of Classroom Caffeine, listeners hear from a leading education researcher or practitioner who shares what they want others to know … Continued

10/27: CDLC Hosts a Dialogue with the Center for New North Carolinians (CNNC)

The Coalition for Language and Culture (CDLC) is hosting a virtual event titled “Our Journey Into Sustaining Our Communities and Collaborations: a Dialogue with the Center for New North Carolinians (CNNC)” on October 27th. The CNNC promotes access and integration for immigrants and refugees in North Carolina by bridging newcomer … Continued

Leah Carper (ELC) named Teacher of the Year

Leah Carper ELC alum

Congratulations to Leah Carper, an alumnae educator, who received Guilford County Schools’ highest honor last week, being named Teacher of the Year. Carper is an English teacher at Northern Guilford High School who received her bachelor’s degree in Secondary English Education from UNCG. During the pandemic, Carper turned to technology … Continued