Welcome to our 2021 graduate student cohort, pictured here with Dr. Dani Parker-Moore in EDU 712: Learning & Cognitive Science. Currently they are spread out across the country, but here’s hoping we will be together one day soon at Wake Forest.
Congrats to our 2019/2020 graduate cohort, who finished their final summer class today! We wish it could have been in person, but we are excited for great things to come for these emerging teacher leaders. Thanks also to the EDU faculty who joined us.
The Department of Education was proud to support the Office of Civic and Community Engagement in planning their 11th Annual MLK Read-In Day in January. In 2020, 116 children participated along with 120 volunteers, including some of our very own graduate students, from Wake Forest and Winston-Salem State.
Beginning July 1, Dr. Alan Brown, Associate Professor of English Education & Bryant/Groves Faculty Fellow, will become chair of the Department of Education when current chair Dr. Adam Friedman becomes the new director of the Wake Forest Instructional Technology Group.
Congratulations to Dr. Donovan Livingston, Assistant Dean in the Office of University of Collaborations, on defending his dissertation and completing his PhD in Ed Leadership & Cultural Foundations at UNCG. Dr. Livingston’s dissertation focused on making meaning in college through hip-hop lyricism, and this fall he will teach EDU 101: Issues and Trends in Education […]
Congratulations, Class of 2020. This week we celebrate the accomplishments of our elementary education majors, secondary education minors, and Schools, Education, and Society minors. https://youtu.be/fga9HrjsN1U
Congratulations to Dr. Alan Brown on being awarded the Donald O. Schoonmaker Faculty Award for Community Service at Wake Forest University.
Professors Alan Brown (Education) & Christina Soriano (Dance) teamed up to teach EDU 222: Integrating Arts & Movement this spring. Since the pandemic closed their schools, the collaboration with first graders at Brunson Elementary School on the physical characteristics of birds has continued through the use of Flipgrid. Learn more here. https://news.wfu.edu/…/07/birds-of-a-feather-learn-together/
Happy teacher appreciation week to our fall and spring student teachers, and thanks to the many amazing teachers and administrators in our local schools who support them throughout the year.
This fall semester we are excited to offer two sections of EDU 103a: Preparing for Community Engagement, taught by Shelley Sizemore, Director of Community Partnerships for Wake Forest University’s Office of Civic and Community Engagement.