Finalists for School of Education deanship announced
Three finalists for the deanship at Carolina’s School of Education have been selected. Each of the three will visit the School in February, making a public presentation and meeting with faculty, students, alumni and staff.
Noblit selected to receive Mary Anne Raywid Award
George Noblit, the Joseph R. Neikirk Distinguished Professor of Sociology of Education at the School of Education, has been selected by the Society of Professors of Education to receive the 2016 Mary Anne Raywid Award.
Kelly Ryoo wins $674,000 National Science Foundation Grant
Kihyun “Kelly” Ryoo, assistant professor of learning sciences at UNC-Chapel Hill’s School of Education, has won a prestigious $674,000 CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation.
From the Dean: Building on our strengths
What a privilege as well as a challenge it has been to work with the University’s and School’s leadership teams, staff, faculty, students, alumni, and donors to bring the School safely through one of its most turbulent periods in its 130-year history.
I mean this.
School of Education research funding rises 21 percent
Leading research by faculty, efforts to secure new funding are credited with the increase over previous year levels.
School launches new master’s degree in educational innovation
Students who want to prepare for engaging in work transforming education outside of traditional school-based careers have a new option: a master’s program at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Education.
Alexandria Johnston named School of Education’s first Dean Smith Scholar
Johnston, a student in the school counseling program, is the first SOE recipient of a scholarship from the new fund that honors the life and work of Coach Smith.
Video: Overcoming teacher resistance to literacy instruction training
Doctoral student Elizabeth Cutrer describes her research into how combining strategies works best in improving teachers’ literacy instruction.
School of Education launching new dual bachelor’s-master’s program
Students who want a richer preparation for careers in education will have that opportunity through a new dual bachelor-master’s degree program launching next year at the School of Education.
School of Education faculty adopt new mission statement, strategic directions
The faculty of the School of Education have adopted a new mission statement and a new set of strategic directions to guide decisions about priorities and choices about upcoming opportunities.
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