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Senior Profile: Dakota Walker

   May 13, 2022

Dakota Walker loved school growing up. When she found out she could teach professionally, she wanted to pursue it. As she progressed through high school and college, she found service projects and clinical placements that made her especially interested in the unique needs and talents of special education students.

“I want to be able to give back to students who are...

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Dr. Tuba Gezer was selected as the 2022 Legacy for Leadership Award winner in the Department of Educational Leadership.

Dr. Tuba Gezer was selected as the 2022 Legacy for Leadership Award winner
   April 7, 2022

Dr. Gezer was a 2021 graduate of the Ph.D. in Educational, Research, Measurement, and Evaluation. The award recognizes outstanding academic performance for a doctoral dissertation successfully defended during the previous academic....

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Program Combines Clinical Experiences Tutoring to Support Early Literacy

   March 1, 2022

UNC Charlotte Reads is a tutoring program that combines high-quality clinical experiences with evidence-based early literacy tutoring: a win-win for both teacher candidates and students. The program is supported financially through a partnership...

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Educational Leadership Alumna Wins National Dissertation of the Year Award

   February 22, 2022

UNC Charlotte’s Christine Reed Davis, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, has been awarded the Melvene D. Hardee Dissertation of the Year Award by the National...

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C.D. Spangler Foundation Funds Historic Literacy Professorship

   February 18, 2022

Gift of $8 million will establish four new professorships at UNC...

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Malcolm Butler Appointed Dean of Cato College of Education

   January 31, 2022

Malcolm Butler has joined UNC Charlotte’s Cato College of Education as dean. He arrives from the University of Central Florida where he was a professor and director of the School of Teacher Education and coordinator of the Ph.D. program in Science...

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The Center for STEM Education: Finding New Paths on Teaching Math, Science, and Engineering

   January 13, 2022

The Center for STEM Education (CSTEM) is changing how we think about what education can be. They believe education should respond directly to the world’s needs and challenges, and they want people to know how they can help.

Jordan Register is a former high school math teacher and doctoral student at UNC...

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Governor Reappoints UNC Charlotte Professor to Principal Fellows Commission

   November 30, 2021

Governor Roy Cooper has reappointed Jim Watson to the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Principal Fellows Commission. The board is made up of community leaders in universities, business, and professional organizations.

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Cato College of Education Recognized as National Leader by Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation

   November 16, 2021

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) has recognized the Cato College of Education for its leadership and commitment to continuous improvement. The recipients of the 2021 Frank Murray Leadership Recognition for Continuous Improvement provided evidence and data trends to achieve...

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EdNC: Elementary Students Blossom at Summer Reading Camp

   October 29, 2021

by: Jeanna White, Mebane Charitable Foundation, published on EdNC

Summer is an opportune time to offer children programs that provide academic support, enrichment opportunities, and social and emotional growth. Given the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the past two school years, this summer’s added support was more important than ever.

At...

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