Cooperating Teacher Honored at the White House

Julie Riggins, a mathematics teacher at East Forsyth High School has been presented the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. This is the highest honor conferred by the national government on science and mathematics teachers. She was one of two awardees in North Carolina and traveled to Washington this summer to receive […]

Lindsay Schneider wins NCETA Outstanding Student Teacher Award

Lindsay Schneider, a 2015 graduate of the Wake Forest Master Teacher Fellows Program, will be honored on the weekend of October 3rd as the recipient of the Outstanding Student Teacher Award from the North Carolina English Teachers Association (NCETA). Lindsay student taught at R.J. Reynolds High School in Winston-Salem under cooperating teachers Heather Wiley and […]

Tanner DeBellis and Evelyn Perez Receive 2015 Memory Scholarship

Tanner DeBellis (Secondary) and Evelyn Perez (Elementary) are the 2015 recipients of the Jasper L. Memory Scholarship.

Alumni Receive Professional Development Support Funds for 2015

The Beginning Teacher Professional Development Support Fund provides professional development grants to first year teachers who completed the Teacher Education Program at Wake Forest University. This year’s award recipients were: Katherine Hall (K-12 Spanish), Jennifer Mastin (Secondary Math), Julie Ross (K-12 Spanish), and Kate Youngblood (Secondary English).

Mary Lynn Redmond Named Teacher of the Year

Dr. Mary Lynn Redmond

The Department of Education’s is pleased to announce that Dr. Mary Lynn Redmond was recently named Teacher of the Year, Higher Education, by the Foreign Language Association of North Carolina (FLANC), at their recent meeting on October 3, 2014. Dr. Redmond is the Coordinator of Foreign Language Education within the Department of Education, and also […]

Price Receives Dissertation Award

Dr. Geoff Price with his advisor and dissertation chair at the University of Alabama.

Dr. Geoff Price, Visiting Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology, received the M. Ray Loree Most Outstanding Dissertation Award during an Honors Day ceremony on April 4, 2014 at The University of Alabama. Dr. Price’s dissertation, Determining the Impact of the Integrated Triadic Model on TPACK Development in Preservice Teachers, examined how learning experiences in a […]

2014 Hall Award Winners

The Department of Education’s 2014 Jerry A. Hall Award recipients are Jatnna Acosta (Elementary Education), Troi Hicks (Secondary Social Studies) and Kathryn Norcross (Secondary Math). The awards are given each year for excellence in student teaching. The presentation will be at the College Honors and Awards Ceremony to be held on Sunday, May 18th at […]

Morgan O’Leary, Kelsey Rector, and Alec Wasilewski Receive the 2014 Memory Scholarship

Professor Jasper L. Memory, Jr., served Wake Forest University from 1929 until 1971, completing his career as Chairman of the Department of Education.   To honor Professor Memory and to further the cause of education, his family and friends created a scholarship fund. Scholarships are awarded each year to Junior students in the Department of […]

English Education Student Receives Richter Scholarship to Engage in Research in Europe

Andrew Waszkowski, a graduate student in English education, was recently awarded a Richter Scholarship from WFU’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. This summer, Andrew will be conducting research on positive classroom community formation in various multicultural international schools in France, Germany, and Belgium. For more information, see Andrew’s abstract below. Today’s educators face the […]

Alumnus Leslie Baldwin Named One of Triad’s Top 40 Leaders Under Forty

Headshot of Leslie Baldwin

Alumnus of the Department of Education Leslie Baldwin was named as one of the The Business Journal’s Top 40 Leaders Under Forty for 2014. Leslie is the Foriegn Language Program Specialist for Winston Salem/Forsyth County Schools and has done a lot for the Department of Education at Wake Forest University since she graduated.  She is […]