a 'teacher first'
Coach Dean Smith embodied what you love about Carolina -- devotion to team, to friends, to education and to doing good.
Rud and Ann Turnbull to give William C. Friday Distinguished Lecture on March 25
Dr. Rud Turnbull and Dr. Ann Turnbull – professors, researchers and advocates in the field of disabilities – started their careers at UNC-Chapel Hill and have worked in the field for more than four decades. Their talk is entitled “Families’ Contributions to Special Education: From Civil Rights to Ethical Communities.”
Learning by doing: Experience key component in master's program
Through experiential education, the Masters of Education for Experienced Teachers program helps teachers explore powerful new ways of teaching.
Remembering Carol Malloy, 1943-2015
Carol Malloy, a faculty member at the School of Education for 15 years, is being remembered as an accomplished teacher, influential researcher and beloved mentor.
UNC, Ancestry.com collaborate to create new history teaching guide
LEARN NC and Ancestry.com have collaborated in a project to create a resource for educators who want to incorporate family history in their teaching.
Knotek’s Fulbright experience in Croatia sparks learning moments
Steve Knotek showed teachers the power of formative assessments during his stint as a Fulbright Specialist in Croatia.
SOE doctoral student’s project wins $3 million grant
Carolina’s Office of Undergraduate Education in the College of Arts and Sciences will receive $3 million over four years to fund The Finish Line Project - a program for first-generation, rural, transfer and historically underserved students - based on Cynthia Demetriou's dissertation work.
Jumping into the madness-creativity debate
Michelangelo, Cobain, Van Gogh...Does a troubled life spark creativity? It’s a question getting much attention, but Professor Keith Sawyer says no.
Suzanne Gulledge chosen for Academic Leadership Program
Gulledge was one of eight faculty members from across campus chosen for the 2014-15 cohort of the program, which is designed to help prepare and support current and emerging Carolina academic leaders.
Alumna Profile: Mallory Nickel ’12 teaches on the move
Mallory Nickel tells us how she runs her classes at Lee Early College High School in Sanford, N.C. The first rule: you can't sit still.
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