Congratulations to Dr. Edna Tan (Teacher Education and Higher Education), she received new funding from Michigan State University for the project “Equitably Consequential Making among Youth from Historically Marginalized Communities.” This project is supported by funds from the National Science Foundation. Equitably Consequential Making, a Research in Service to Practice (RPP) four-year project, focuses on understanding […]
The TEHE Mathematics Education Faculty are delighted to welcome Dr. Beth Herbel-Eisenmann to UNCG on Monday, February 26, 2018. As part of the Yopp Distinguished Speaker Series in Mathematics Education, she will give a research talk from 1:30–3 pm focused on the role that positioning theory has played in her work. Details about the talk are […]
At the recent joint conference of the North Carolina Housing Officers (NCHO) Association and the North Carolina College Personnel Association (NCCPA), an HED alumna and several current HED students were honored: Camilla Brewer (’17) was recognized as the NCCPA Outstanding New Professional. Camilla currently works at Elon University as the Coordinator for Gender and LGBTQIA […]
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 […]
It is with great excitement the School of Education announces Dr. Heidi Carlone as the first recipient of the Jennifer Smith Hooks ’76 and Jacob T. Hooks Distinguished Professorship in STEM Education. The professorship, announced in the fall of 2016, is a pivotal component of the School of Education’s vision to provide transformative educational experiences, […]
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!
The UNCG STEM Teacher Leader Collaborative (STEM TLC), led by Dr. Heidi Carlone and Dr. Jennifer Mangrum of the School of Education’s TEHE department, kicked off its first annual reception and Summit on March 14 and 15 at the School of Education. The STEM TLC is a growing network of elementary teachers, school administrators, and […]
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!
We are happy to announce the SOE has secured a new endowed professorship – The Jennifer Smith Hooks and Jacob T. Hooks Distinguished Professorship in STEM Education. This gift will be instrumental in helping us attract and retain world-class faculty and students in the area of STEM Education, which is a pivotal component of the […]
The UNCG School of Education’s Dr. Holt Wilson has been awarded a contract to lead the North Carolina Collaboration for Mathematics Learning, a research-practice partnership with the N.C. Department of Public Instruction (DPI) and school districts in the state. “The goal of the partnership is to create a network where state and district math leaders, […]