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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.
Three Questions with Mary Ward
Mary Ward, a participant in our Education Minor, recently won a “Best Poster” award at a Carolina showcase of undergraduate research. We ask about that and her work on reviving the Yackety Yack!
Paul Cuadros to give Commencement address May 9The Carolina journalism professor is an award-winning journalist, book author and Latino community activist.
Three Questions with Alex Ford
Rising senior Alex Ford, recently inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society, talks in this “Three Questions” feature about what she’s learned about education and what she has gained from her civic work.
Science Fest Slideshow!
School of Education faculty member Nick Cabot talks about the UNC Science Festival held April 11 and the demonstration of robots built by the Tar Heel Robots #3331, a US FIRST Robotics team that he advises.
Three Questions with Simone Diggs
Simone Diggs, a student in the School Counseling master’s degree program, recently won a runner-up award in the American Counseling Association’s Student Ethics essay competition.
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