From the dean
Why research matters at a time like this

Sound research on educational policy issues has been never more important than it is today. … [Read more]

SOE reorganizes to cut costs

The School of Education has implemented several reorganizations aimed at reducing costs as it prepares for expected additional budget cuts. … [Read more]


School of Education News

Lynne Vernon-Feagans wins public service award

The School of Education has implemented several reorganizations aimed at reducing costs as it prepares for expected additional budget cuts. … [Read more]

A roundup of SOE faculty accomplishments

Jill Fitzgerald inducted into Reading Hall of Fame, Melissa Miller wins Distinguished Teaching Award, Xue Lan Rong named outstanding reviewer, Gregory Cizek elected vice president and president-elect of the National Council on Measurement in Education, and more! … [Read more]

Alumni News

J.R. Sigmon (A.B.Ed. ’99) named North Carolina’s Assistant Principal of the Year

J.R. Sigmon, assistant principal in Catawba County’s Maiden Elementary School, has been named the state’s 2011 Assistant Principal of the Year by the North Carolina Association of Educators. … [Read more]

Class led by Katie Gulledge (A.B.Ed. ’06) learns value of tap water

Katie Gulledge’s sixth-graders learned the value of tap water, by walking a half mile to a muddy pond. … [Read more]

In the Media
Recent Faculty Research and Scholarship
Learning with LEARN NC
Citizen science: Real-world applications for science students

Citizen science projects enlist everyday citizens to collect or analyze data for real-world research studies. This article suggests that bringing citizen science projects into the classroom can help students understand the relevance of curriculum objectives. Several projects are suggested, for elementary, middle, and high school. … [Read more]

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