WRAL.com: Enrollment Up in UNC System Teaching Programs
WRAL talks with several students and faculty members in the NC State College of Education about increases in enrollment in teacher education preparation programs across the UNC System.
WRAL.com: NC State College of Education Assistant Dean Talks about Enrollment Trends
"For us, it’s really about finding passionate, committed young people who want to become teachers," Assistant Dean Michael Maher tells WRAL.
Ed Prep Matters: The Key to Good Policy Making? Collaboration and Compromise
"The Legislative Long Session in North Carolina this year was, in many ways, a productive one for education, generating a number consequential bills that became law," writes Michael Maher, assistant dean for professional education and accreditation.
N&O: School Costs Still a Challenge for Families Using Vouchers
The Raleigh News & Observer writes about two new reports on North Carolina's Opportunity Scholarship, a publicly funder voucher program, that Assistant Professor Anna Egalite led.
JCPS: EdD Candidate Bennett Jones Named Johnston County’s Principal of the Year
Johnston County Public Schools has named Bennett Jones, a doctoral student with the College of Education's Northeast Leadership Academy, its 2016-17 Principal of the Year. Jones is the principal of Clayton High School.
NJ.com: Does Wearing Lab Coats in Class Inspire Young Scientists? Research Team Finding Out
Professors Gail Jones and Sarah Carrier are part of a research team studying whether wearing a white lab coat influences how elementary school students think about science.
EdWeek: What Can Make Black, Female Students Feel Valued? Having Black, Female Teachers.
Students feel happier, more valued, and more motivated when they have a teacher of the same race and gender as them, a new study from Assistant Professor Anna J. Egalite finds.
Inside Higher Ed: Training the Community College Leader
The College of Education is helping solve the community college leadership pipeline problem amid broader shift in focus of doctoral training programs.
Inside Higher Ed: How Colleges are Using Google Classroom to Train K-12 Teachers
Erin Horne, the assistant director of professional education, talks about how the College of Education is piloting a Google Classroom to prepare K-12 teachers.
PiedmontCC.edu: Piedmont Community College Names Pamela Gibson Senegal ’11 EDD President
The Piedmont Community College Board of Trustees has named College of Education alumna Pamela Gibson Senegal '11 EDD as its fifth president and the first woman to lead the college.