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East Carolina University Provides Strong Leadership in Science Education

On: 01 Dec 2015 13:07
The North Carolina Science Teachers’ Association (NCSTA) held its annual professional development conference November 12th & 13th 2015. There were over one thousand science educators, teachers, university professors, and informal science representatives from across the state in attendance. East Carolina University alumni demonstrated their continuous impact on science education by receiving four awards from the […]

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Dr. Matthew Militello Publishes Two Books for Educators

On: 30 Nov 2015 21:33
Matthew Militello, Wells Fargo Distinguished Professor in Educational Leadership recently published “Reframing community partnerships in education: Uniting the power of place and wisdom of people” (Routledge). This book is for educators who dare to do things differently. It is an invitation to engage in a series of innovative teaching, learning, and service processes that employ life-changing […]

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English and History Education Students Attend Retreat

On: 30 Nov 2015 19:35
Students and faculty from the English Education (ENED) and History Education (HIED) programs in the Department of Literacy Studies, English Education, and History Education participated in a senior I methods retreat November 20-21 at the Pocosin Arts Riverside Lodge in Columbia, NC. More than two dozen undergraduate, licensure only, and Master of Arts in Teaching […]

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Current and Former North Carolina Teachers of the Year Meet in Greenville

On: 23 Nov 2015 13:00
On Saturday, November 14th, thirteen current and former state and regional North Carolina Teachers of the Year met at the College of Education at East Carolina University to discuss teacher leadership, development, and recruitment at the quarterly meeting of the newly founded North Carolina chapter of the National Network of State Teachers of the Year […]

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COE Literacy Studies Teachers Of The Year

On: 21 Nov 2015 17:00
Congratulations to Carole Anne Briley (ECU BS in Elementary Education 2010; ECU MAEd READ 2015), Shannon Jesequel (Current ECU MAEd READ Candidate), and Mary Beth Meeks (ECU BS in Elementary Education 1992; Current ECU MAEd READ Candidate) on being named Teacher of the Year at their respective schools. Carol Anne is a kindergarten teacher in […]

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Faculty Book Authors

On: 20 Nov 2015 17:00
Three College of Education faculty members were recognized at the Joyner Library/Academic Affairs Faculty Book Author Awards Ceremony on November 6, 2015.  The event celebrated the accomplishments of faculty who have contributed to the prestige of East Carolina University and the scholarship of higher education through publication of scholarly books between July 1, 2014 and […]

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From the TRC: Reluctant Readers

On: 19 Nov 2015 19:12
It’s the third Thursday of the month and a new edition of From the TRC is published to highlight another service or resource Joyner Library’s Teaching Resources Center (TRC) has to support the College of Education’s faculty and students. Today we’ll cover one of our newest bibliographies, Reluctant Readers. The TRC has created, and constantly updates, an extensive list […]

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Dr. Guili Zhang published in “Best Writing on Mathematics 2015”

On: 19 Nov 2015 15:13
Dr. Guili Zhang’s paper “Demystifying the Math Myth: Analyzing the Contributing Factors for the Achievement Gap between Chinese and U.S. Students” has been selected for inclusion in the 6th edition of “Best Writing on Mathematics“ and will be published in “Best Writing on Mathematics 2015” by Princeton University Press in December.    “Best Writing on Mathematics” spotlights […]

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NC NTSP Coach Profile: Michelle Casey, ECU Region

On: 15 Nov 2015 17:34
Michelle Casey is an Instructional Coach with the North Carolina New Teacher Support Program (NC NTSP), serving the East Carolina University (ECU) Region.  Michelle earned both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in special education from ECU, and considers it an honor to represent such an exemplary university through NC NTSP. Michelle has 24 years of […]

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Dr. Bill Sugar and Alumnus Rob Moore Co-Author Article

On: 13 Nov 2015 11:00
Dr. Bill Sugar and MS Instructional Technology alumnus Rob Moore co-authored an article, “Documenting Current Instructional Design Practices: Towards a Typology of Instructional Designer Activities, Roles, and Collaboration,” which was published in the November 2015 Journal of Applied Instructional Design. The overall goal of Sugar and Moore’s (2015) study was to conduct a yearlong inquiry into […]

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