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CTE Fellows

Jul 5, 2022

Belk Center for Community College Leadership and Research Selects 2022 ECMC Foundation Postsecondary CTE Research Fellows

Eleven fellows from institutions across the United States, including an alum of the NC State College of Education, have been selected to join the Postsecondary Career and Technical Education Research Fellows Program at NC State University, sponsored by ECMC Foundation. 

A principal with students at a public school in North Carolina.

Jun 29, 2022

Assistant Professors Michael Little and Timothy Drake Developing North Carolina Early Grades Leadership Collaborative to Help Principals Better Serve Pre-K-3 Students

Early findings show that while elementary school leaders in North Carolina are supportive of early education programs in their schools, they do not have sufficient knowledge or engagement with the standards and evidence-based practices to support them, according to research from Assistant Professors Michael Little and Timothy Drake. 

Jun 22, 2022

Doctoral Dissertation: LAURA IVEY

LAURA IVEY Academics in Kindergarten: Helping Kids Catch-up or Fall Behind? Under the direction of Dr. Timothy Drake and Dr. Michael Little. June 22, 2022 at 1 p.m. Zoom link:… 

NC State College of Education Professor Marc Grimmett discusses how to provide mental health support for children

Jun 15, 2022

How Can I Support a Child Experiencing Mental Health Challenges? Professor Marc Grimmett Shares the Importance of Relationships, Listening and Seeking Professional Help from a Counselor

Over the past two years, the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic made typical developmental challenges more difficult for K-12 students. As a result, Professor Marc Grimmett said youth may be experiencing more mental health issues. 

Jun 6, 2022

Doctoral Student Gordon Maples Explores Intersection of Higher Education, Pop Culture Through Star Trek

Gordon Maples, who is earning his Ph.D. in the Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development Higher Education Opportunity, Equity, and Justice program area of study, recently wrote an article for Star Trek's website that explored the series' portrayal of higher education. 

Jun 1, 2022

Doctoral Dissertation: HOLLEY NICHOLS

Holley Nichols. Dissertation Title: Early Momentum Metrics Among Rural Transfer Students Majoring in STEM. Chair: Dr. Audrey Jaeger. Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2022. Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm Location: ZOOM Join… 

Jun 1, 2022

My Student Experience: Community College Leadership Doctoral Students Connect with Current Presidents During Association of Community College Trustees Legislative Seminar

Doctoral students in the NC State College of Education’s Community College Leadership program recently had an opportunity to connect with experts in their field and develop their talents through participation in the North Carolina Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Legislative Seminar. 

NC State College of Education Associate Professor Lisa Bass

May 27, 2022

Associate Professor Lisa Bass Receives Ebony Harlem Award for Graduate Student Mentorship

Lisa Bass, an associate professor of educational leadership and policy studies in the NC State College of Education, has received the 2022 Ebony Harlem Award for Graduate Student Mentorship from NC State’s African American Cultural Center. 

NC State College of Education Assistant Professor Lam Pham

May 20, 2022

Assistant Professor Lam Pham Receives Emerging Scholar Award from AERA School Turnaround and Reform Special Interest Group

Assistant Professor Lam Pham has received the Emerging Scholar Award from the American Educational Research Association (AERA) School Turnaround and Reform Special Interest Group (SIG). 

EEPA Speaker Series Andrew Ho presentation

May 18, 2022

NC State’s EEPA Speaker Series Highlights Data-driven Decision-making and Equity Principles for Changing Times

This spring at NC State’s College of Education, the Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis program sponsored a speaker series to foster community interest in education policy research. Two doctoral students, Christy Batts and Julie Whetzel, write about the lessons learned during the EEPA Speaker Series.