Greensboro, NC • May 7, 2021 —  Good afternoon! My name is Randy Penfield and I have the honor of serving as Dean of the most outstanding school of education in the state of North Carolina — that’s your UNCG School of Education. It is my distinct privilege to congratulate you on your graduation from […]

Earlier this fall, Dean Randy Penfield and Associate Dean Jewell Cooper hosted a series of three SOE Town Halls during September, with hopes of hosting more in the future. These virtual conversations were designed to help UNC Greensboro School of Education (SOE) alumni and interested “champions” of education have a more in-depth look at how […]

Dear SOE Community, We are heartbroken and outraged by the lives lost and endangered through the abuse of power over the past several months: Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and George Floyd, as well as Christian Cooper’s recent experience. These injustices are heinous, intolerable, and run counter to every fiber of our mission as a School […]

Dear SOE Community, On March 23rd, the School of Education (SOE) — along with the rest of UNC Greensboro — had to make a huge shift right in the middle of our Spring 2020 semester. We pivoted to move all of our SOE academic programming to a remote/online format, and all SOE academic and administrative […]

UNC Greensboro School of Education announced the establishment of the Institute for Partnerships in Education (I-PiE), to be housed within the School of Education (SOE). The SOE expects I-PiE will be operational in summer or fall of 2020 and is starting the process of developing the Institute infrastructure, beginning with identifying Institute leadership. I-PiE will […]