Brad Johnson (TEHE) was recently recognized by the ACPA-College Student Educators International (ACPA) as a 2019 recipient of the Annuit Coeptis Senior Professional Award. The Annuit Coeptis Awards honors professionals at a dinner where there can be wide-ranging discussion and exchange about professional issues. These awards were created by ACPA to honor and celebrate the […]

Ashley Finkelstein, a student teacher in the secondary social studies program in the Teacher Education and Higher Education (TEHE) Department, is the 2019 recipient of the Social Studies Student Teacher of the Year Award from the North Carolina Council for the Social Studies! Ashley will receive a $1,000 check at the NCCSS conference on February […]

Dr. Wayne Journell (TEHE) recently published an edited book titled, Unpacking Fake News: An Educator’s Guide to Navigating the Media with Students, with Teachers College Press. The book contains chapters by leading civic education scholars and uses a psychoanalytic lens to explore what fake news is, why students are susceptible to believing it, and how […]