Because of changing social and economic conditions, the skills a community college president needs today are substantially different than those needed just 10 years ago. Plus, half of North Carolina’s 58 community college presidents are expected to retire by 2019. To address these challenges, the NC State College of Education has transformed the way it supports the N.C. Community College System.
NC State Education’s Online Graduate Programs Ranked No. 15 in Nation
The NC State College of Education is the highest ranked school of education in North Carolina in U.S. News’ 2018 edition of Best Online Graduate Education Programs. NC State Education’s rankings in the category also jumped 14 spots over the previous year.
17 Things That Happened at NC State Education in 2017
The NC State College of Education had an extraordinary year in 2017. We look back at 17 things that happened in the past year.
NC State Online and Distance Education: Michelle Bartlett on Master of Education in Training and Development
The teaching assistant professor talks with NC State's Online and Distance Education about the Master of Education in Training and Development program, which is designed for entering or experienced training professionals who work in internal or external training positions within business and learning environments.
Applications Open for N.C. Teaching Fellows Program
Students accepted into the program will receive up to $8,250 per year in forgivable loans if they commit to teach in the fields of science, technology, engineering, math or special education in the North Carolina public schools. Applications close Jan. 16, 2018.
John K. Lee Named Head of Teacher Education and Learning Sciences
John K. Lee, Ph.D., will be the permanent head of the NC State College of Education’s Department of Teacher Education and Learning Sciences, effective Jan. 1. He has served as the interim head since January 2017 and has been a faculty member with the NC State College of Education for 11 years.
Technician: Top Ranked College of Education Chosen to Host Revamped Teaching Fellows Program
“[Teaching Fellows] will really help and enhance our recruitment efforts to identify students who may not necessarily think about teaching but realize that with this extra enrichment and incentive that they can do it,” Anona Smith Williams, associate dean for student success and strategic community engagement, told the Technician.
WUNC: New Online Program Helps Non-Traditional Teachers Get Licensed
What's the point of Pathway to Practice NC, the joint online program for lateral entry teachers between the NC State College of Education and UNC School of Education? To not only license more teachers who are already in the field, but to train thoughtful, effective teachers who will stay, Alternative Licensure Director Alison Winzeler tells WUNC News.
N&O: Want to be a Teacher? These 5 Colleges were Chosen for New Teaching Fellows Program
Via the Raleigh News & Observer, the NC State College of Education is a perfect fit for the re-established North Carolina Teaching Fellows Program, Dean Mary Ann Danowitz said. “We are North Carolina’s largest producer of STEM educators, and the teachers we graduate are among the most effective in the state."
NC State College of Education Selected to Host N.C. Teaching Fellows Program
The N.C. Teaching Fellows Program, which returns in 2018-19, will recruit, prepare and support students attending North Carolina's top education programs for preparation as highly effective STEM or special education teachers in the state's public schools.