School of Education faculty adopt new mission statement, strategic directions
The faculty of the School of Education have adopted a new mission statement and a new set of strategic directions to guide decisions about priorities and choices about upcoming opportunities.
Doctoral student Alex Lowry selected by U.S. State Department to teach in Nepal
The U.S. Department of State has selected School of Education doctoral student Alex Lowry for a 10-month fellowship project conducting English teacher training in Nepal. Lowry is one of 165 U.S. citizens selected for the 2015-2016 English Language Fellow Program.
Symposium to honor Carol Malloy’s work
The School of Education is sponsoring the Carol Malloy Research Symposium on Oct. 10, bringing together former students and other colleagues to celebrate Malloy’s work.
Doctoral student William Jackson profiled by Education Pioneers
Even while working as a doctoral student at the School of Education, William Jackson is making a difference in the lives of Durham children and their families.
Claire Baker wins Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant
Claire Baker wins $100,000 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant to support study.
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Dean Bill McDiarmid announces he is stepping down
Bill McDiarmid, dean of the School of Education at UNC-Chapel Hill, has announced that he will step down from the post and return to teaching, effective Jan. 1.
Juan Carrillo named NAE/Spencer Fellow
Faculty member Juan Carrillo has been named a 2015 National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow. It’s the second year in a row that a School of Education faculty member has been awarded the prestigious fellowship.
Collaboration creates multimedia tool for teaching about World War I
LEARN NC helped lead a group of teachers who researched and developed a teaching guide about World War I. Two years in the making, the multimedia guide provides ready-to-use resources for educators teaching about the Great War.
Three Questions with George Noblit
George Noblit, the Joseph R. Neikirk Distinguished Professor of Sociology of Education, has a new book out: “School Desegregation: Oral Histories toward Understanding the Effects of White Domination,” published by Sense Publishers.
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