Taylor Rothenburg ’18 MAT: A Near-Perfect edTPA Score
After feeling unrewarded by her brief stint in sales, Taylor Rothenburg ’18 realized she wanted to make a career out of helping change lives through Special Education. Her decision to change paths was solidified when she made a near perfect 73 of 75 on the edTPA before graduation.
Matthew Hickson ’18: Unleashing Powerful Voices
Matthew Hickson's journey to unleash powerful voices began on a hot summer day when he was a teenager. Now, the Durham Principal Leadership Academy Resident and founder of Bull City Schools United is using his time, talents and privileges to create spaces for people to use their voice inside and outside of the classroom.
Sarah Glova ‘18 PHD: Advocating for Individualized Instruction and Digital Learning
After graduating from the NC State College of Education, Sarah Glova ‘18 PHD will use her doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction to create innovative eLearning environments as founder and president of Reify Media.
Hannah Smith ‘18: Understanding her Calling to Teach
Hannah Smith ‘18 always knew that she wanted to teach, but being a student in the NC State College of Education helped her discover why.
Rob Moore ‘18 PHD: Training the Next Generation of Instructional Technologists
Education runs in the Moore family, and Rob Moore ‘18 PHD is no exception. Learn more about Moore’s post-graduation plans.
Laila Thompson ’18: “I Seek to be an Inspiration”
Born prematurely and labeled as a child who would "lag behind her peers," Laila Thompson '18 has spent her life overcoming obstacles. Educators, she says, believed in her potential and inspired her to not be defined by her circumstances. That is why she chose education and why she continues to encourage other educators to embrace their role in helping students to achieve their dreams.
Heidi Boardman ’18: A Champion for the Ignored, Afraid and Disconnected
Heidi Boardman '18 realized at an early age the discrepancies in life experiences based on gender, race, sexuality, religion and other factors. Now, the Principal Fellow is focused on using her School Administration degree to be a champion for those who don't fall into the majority in public education.
Julia Hnatt ’18: On Being a Role Model, Source of Support and Sounding Board
A classroom experience during her junior year opened Julia Hnatt's '18 eyes to the impact she can make on students' lives through relationship building by being a role model for them, a source of support and a sounding board.
Casey Medlock Paul ’18PHD: Striving to Be a Positive Force in Public Education
Inspired by her previous experience as a public high school teacher, Casey Medlock Paul ’18 pursued a Ph.D. in Curriculum & Instruction to give her the resources and skills needed to impact positive change in education through research. Name: Casey Medlock […]
Application Deadline for Spring 2018 Graduation
The deadline for undergraduates to apply for the Spring 2018 graduation is Feb. 12, 2018. Undergraduates, please go to https://studentservices.ncsu.edu/your-degree/graduation/ for further details. Graduate students, please go to https://studentservices.ncsu.edu/your-degree/graduation/ for additional information. Please note: Information appearing in the sites may not be completely up to date; as information […]