The UNC School of Education offers a combined undergraduate and graduate degree, undergraduate minor, doctoral degree and post baccalaureate degree. They prepare students for teaching anywhere from early childhood to higher education. The school was formally established as a professional school in 1913. It has the third largest number of alumni at nearly 20,000.
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Outside of Peabody Hall Sunday night, students stood in protest of the School of Education's silence on social justice issues that directly affect students.
Low-income black students are far more likely to graduate high school and consider a college education if they have had black elementary school teachers, a new study finds.
The class of 2017 will be the final class that will have the option to attain a bachelor’s degree in education.
Gov. Roy Cooper announced Monday his plan to take steps to increase average teacher pay without raising taxes.
An online program will shorten the amount of time it takes lateral entry teachers -who have been hired to teach in NC schools but not yet fully licensed to work in classrooms- from around three years to one year.
Jackson Olsen is the founding principal of Henderson Collegiate High School, a former teacher with Teach for America and a doctoral student at the UNC School of Education.
UNC announced today that the new dean of the School of Education will be Fouad Abd-El-Khalick, who currently works at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
North Carolina’s public education system received a failing grade from a recent report published by the Network for Public Education.
Fouad Abd-El-Khalick, a candidate to become dean of the School of Education, spoke about the importance of partnership, leadership and innovation to a packed room Wednesday.
Christopher Morphew, one of three candidates to become the School of Education’s new dean, expressed his ideas to expand the academic potential of the school on Monday
More than 30 school districts filed a lawsuit earlier this month against the state of North Carolina for $46.4 million that was allocated to the court system instead of the schools.
UNC officials say the new Master of Arts in educational innovation, technology and entrepreneurship, which was introduced on Monday, is the first of its kind in the U.S.
Alexandria Johnston, a graduate student in UNC’s School of Education school counseling program, recently won the first scholarship from the Dean E. Smith Opening Doors Fund.
The search is on for a new dean in the UNC School of Education.
North Carolina ranked worst in the country — save West Virginia — for teachers in 2015, according to a recent WalletHub report.
As the last graduates of the N.C. Teaching Fellows program are handed their diplomas in May, a bill currently in the state Senate might help fill the void left by the popular college scholarship.
As the last N.C. Teaching Fellows graduate this spring from UNC-CH, the N.C. General Assembly might consider whether the future of such a program will walk away with them.
The National Council on Teacher Quality recently released a report implying that teacher education programs are less rigorous than other fields of study — but some education deans are disputing the findings.
The population of undergraduate men in UNC’s School of Education can be counted on two hands.
As teachers continue to leave North Carolina for more enticing opportunities, the number of students pursuing education degrees in the state follows a similarly dismal trajectory.
Battling a tight budget, the UNC School of Education received some much-needed support from a former faculty member.
Incoming freshmen planning to major in education should start rearranging their schedules — they’ll be the first class in the UNC School of Education required to stay for a fifth year.
Education experts urged teachers Tuesday to offer their own solutions for improving schools in light of numerous changes proposed by state legislators.
The School of Education’s acceptance rate remained consistent with previous years, but the school added four seats in its elementary education program this year in response to a competitive applicant pool.