Alumni

Jul 9, 2018

Iwinosa Idahor: Amplifying Voices for Equitable Change in Chattanooga

NC State Education doctoral student Iwinosa Idahor shares the ways she is helping nonprofit organization UnifiEd support a narrative of positive and equitable change within in the public school system of Chattanooga, Tenn., this summer through a Southern Education Leadership Initiative fellowship.

May 16, 2018

NPR: Now It’s North Carolina Teachers’ Turn: How Did We Get Here? What’s Next?

About the March For Students and Rally For Respect, Assistant Dean Michael Maher tells NPR: "It comes down to priorities, right? How we want to invest in education going forward? What do we really want to invest in in this state? How can we make the best possible decisions? And I think that is also one of these things that's getting lost in kind of the back and forth is that this isn't only about teachers. It's about kids."

May 4, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

NC State Education Alumnae Win Countywide First-Year Teacher Awards

Rebeka Townsend and Kennedy Wilmer, both members of the College of Education Class of 2017 and teachers in the Wake County Public School System, talk about their experiences as first-year teachers and what winning this award means to them.

Apr 30, 2018

Iris Wagstaff ’14 PHD Makes STEM Education Accessible for Underrepresented Groups

The chemist turned advocate recently received the Women of Color in STEM K-12 Promotion of Education Award. In this Q&A, she discusses the importance of being a mentor and how NC State College of Education provided her with a foundation in STEM Education that propelled her passion forward.

Apr 23, 2018

NC State Education Alumni, N.C. Community College Leaders Win Awards of Distinction

Randy Parker ’11 EDD and David Shockley ’05 EDD received Shirley B. Gordon Awards of Distinction at honor society Phi Theta Kappa’s international meeting in April. Both currently serve as community college presidents in North Carolina.

Mar 22, 2018

Don C. Locke Multicultural and Social Justice Symposium

Join us in celebrating the life and achievements of Dr. Don C. Locke, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, with this new symposium and our inaugural speaker: Dr. Courtland Lee.

Mar 13, 2018

#WhyIChoseEducation: Jesse James

Jesse credits NC State Education faculty members for igniting his passion for teaching. Read more about why he chose education.

Mar 12, 2018

#WhyIChoseEducation: Kait Batchelor

Kait comes from a long line of educators and NC State graduates. Read more about why she chose the College of Education.

Mar 12, 2018

#WhyIChoseEducation: Justin Johnson

Teaching gives Justin Johnson hope for the future. Read how NC State Education helped him change his career path and his life for the better.

Mar 6, 2018

#WhyIChoseEducation: Evan Seitz

When Evan began at NC State, he didn't know what path his college experience would take. He credits the faculty at the College of Education with helping shape the future of his career.