Our very own Dr. Ali Sakkal, who teaches courses in cognitive science, education policy, and international education, is interviewed in this Old Gold & Black article called “What This Semester Means for the Future of Online Learning.” http://wfuogb.com/…/what-this-semester-means-for-the-futur…/
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.
Congratulations to Dr. Dani Parker-Moore on receiving the Faculty Service Excellence Award from the Wake Forest Office of Civic and Community Engagement. This award is given to a member of the Wake Forest faculty that represents the Pro Humanitate Teacher-Scholar ideal through their service to the broader community. As the Executive Director of the Wake […]
Dr. Linda Nielsen recently penned a blog post for Institute for Family Studies called “An ‘Un-distancing’ Pandemic Proposal for Fathers and Daughters.” Her new book on father-daughter relationships is scheduled for release on Father’s Day 2020. https://ifstudies.org/…/an-un-distancing-pandemic-proposal-…
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.
Congratulations to Emily Goodson (’07), Founder & CEO of CultureSmart in Santa Monica, CA, on being featured in WFU’s Alumni Personal & Career Development Center’s Deacon Spotlight. Emily is a graduate of the English education program. https://alumni.opcd.wfu.edu/deacon-spotlight/deacon-spotlight-emily-goodson/
Dr. Dani Parker-Moore recently served on a panel about the historic 1960 sit-in following the film “I’m Not My Brother’s Keeper: Leadership and Civil Rights in Winston-Salem.” You can learn more in the Winston-Salem Journal. http://bit.ly/ParkerMoore
Congrats to Guy Hill (’96, MAEd) on being honored at the 2020 NC Black History Month Celebration as a pioneering educator who has made groundbreaking contributions to our state. The event was held at the North Carolina Executive Mansion on February 11. Guy is currently an English teacher at Triton High School in Harnett County.
We are excited for edCamp336 on March 28 at Wake Forest University in collaboration with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. edCamp336 is free and open to educators and administrators from across the state. Register today! bit.ly/edcamp336
Yesterday we celebrated our 2020 secondary education seniors and graduate students, who will begin their student teaching internships with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools on Monday. We wish them a wonderful spring semester with their students and cooperating teachers.