Our elementary education seniors and instructor Laura Bilton spent Friday being inspired by students and teachers at Ron Clark Academy in Atlanta, GA. What a great experience for these outstanding educators.
edCamp336 is less than three weeks away on Saturday, March 23, 8:30-12:30, at Wake Forest University. This event is free to all current and future K-12 teachers and administrators. It is co-sponsored by our friends at Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. Learn more at and register to attend at http://bit.ly/edcamp336.
Congrats to Department of Education faculty members Heidi Robinson and Brian Calhoun for having their college-to-career courses highlighted in a column in this weekend’s New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/…/s…/vocation-college-higher-ed.html
Alumni Update: Congratulations to Mariah Dillard Morris (’06), a teacher at West Pine Elementary, for being named Teacher of the Year for Moore County (NC) Schools. http://www.thepilot.com/…/article_23855896-0a05-11e9-bc3b-4…
This morning we celebrated our spring student teachers at our annual secondary education induction ceremony. We can’t wait to see what great things this group will accomplish in Winston-Salem high schools this semester.
Wake Forest English education graduate students presented at multiple sessions on the weekend of November 16 at the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Annual Convention in Houston, Texas. Under the guidance of Dr. Alan Brown, current and former graduate students presented at an American literature session entitled “Eight Great American Poets Who Inspire […]
Wake math education students, along with their advisor, Dr. Leah McCoy, presented at the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Meeting in Greensboro on November 1. Participants included Rachel Hirsch, Annette Barile, Daniel Spieler, Melissa McGahan, Dave Segall, Alex Morgan, Hannah Maness, and Julianna Miller.
Dr. Alan Brown is collaborating with Professor Christina Soriano from the Department of Theatre & Dance on DCE 122: Movement for Men this semester. Kim Underwood from Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools followed the class to Brunson Elementary School yesterday. Check out this article about what he saw. https://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/site/default.aspx…
Our Homecoming reception is today from 4:00 to 5:30 in B216 Tribble Hall. Department of Education alumni will receive a free blanket, great for a cool football weekend. Get yours while supplies last. We look forward to seeing our alumni!
Great article about Sarah Sturdivant, a current Master Teacher Fellow in English education, on her upcoming Fulbright experience in Malaysia. http://www.the-dispatch.com/…/sturdivant-hopes-fulbright-op…