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In the College of Education and Allied Professions (CEAP), we are all about making a difference in the lives of others. We endeavor to develop #changemakers who impact the region as educators, administrators, and other professions, both in schools and other professional community settings.

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Education Student Wins WCU Research and Scholarship Conference Presentation Competition

Tracy Hewitt, a student in the Elementary & Middle Grades Education MAED was named a winner for the 2021 WCU Graduate School Research and Scholarship Conference Featured Presentation Competition  

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Digital Storytelling and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Joe Lambert, one of the founders of the digital storytelling movement, will present on the power of storytelling to create change and “build a just and healthy world”.   

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Lambert, Elementary Education Student Publishes Book

Caitlin Lambert, a senior elementary education student has published a book.   

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Lomotey Book Awarded the Society of Professors 2021 Outstanding Book Award

African-Centered Education: Theory and Practice, by Dr. Kofi Lomotey, Bardo Distinguished Professor of Educational Leadership, and published by Myers Education Press has been awarded The Society of Professors 2021 Outstanding Book Award.  

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Inclusive Education Graduate Receives Award

Kallie Ballatsias, a Spring 2020 inclusive education graduate, was awarded 2020-2021 Rookie Teacher of the Year for Simkins Elementary School, located in Guilford County.   

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Barron Receives Award

Dr. Tammy Barron, faculty member in the School of Teaching and Learning, has received the North Carolina NC Teacher Education Division Service Award at the North Carolina Council of Exceptional Children Conference.   

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Bobilya Facilitates Sessions at International Conference on Outdoor Leadership

Professor Andrew Bobilya co-facilitated an interview with Earl B. Hunter Jr. of Black Folks Camp Too, and co-presented a workshop titled, “The Psychology of Risk and 21st Century Wilderness Program Participants” at the International Conference on Outdoor Leadership hosted by the Wilderness Education Association on Feb. 12.  

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Blair Book Awarded the Society of Professors 2021 Outstanding Book Award

A Cross-Cultural Consideration of Teacher Leaders' Narratives of Power, Agency, and School Culture: England, Jamaica and the United States (Ellie Blair with Susan Timmins and Carmel Roofe) (2020) published by Myers Education Press has been awarded The Society of Professors 2021 Outstanding Book Award.  

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Hinnant-Crawford and Weiler Publish Journal Article

Drs. Brandi Hinnant-Crawford and Jess Weiler have published an article in The Urban Review.   

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