Elizabeth Ammons, Julia Magee and Bonnie Walker Receive 2013 Memory Scholarship

Thumbnail image of the three recipients of the 2013 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 Education Department […]

Two Education Alumns Win Teacher of the Year Awards

Two alums of the Graduate Teacher Education program class of 2008 have been named Teachers of the Year. Lauren Brooks is a math teacher at Enloe High School in Raleigh,  NC.  She was recently named Teacher of the Year for Wake County. Heather Bulpett Wilson is a Social Studies Teacher at Cox Mill High School […]

Laura Bilton and Jon Williams Receive 2012 Waddill Excellence in Teaching Award

The Wake Forest University Education Department is proud to present the 2012 Marcellus Waddill Excellence in Teaching Award to Laura Bilton (Elementary Education) and Jon Williams (Secondary Education)! Laura Bilton is a second grade teacher at Old Town Elementary School in Winston-Salem. She graduated from Wake Forest in 2001 with a degree in business and […]

Amy Allen Receives Teacher of the Year Award from Cedar Ridge High School

Amy Allen (MTF, 2009) was awarded the Teacher of the Year award at Cedar Ridge High School, where she teaches Spanish, and is the chair of the World Languages department. Within four years of graduating from the Wake Forest Department of Education’s Master Teacher Fellows program, Amy has become the chair of the World Languages […]

Rebecca Koza, Nancy Davidson, Nick Corak, Julianna Sehy, Dino Mangano and Brian Wood Receive 2013 BTPDSF Grants

The purpose of the Beginning Teacher Professional Development Support Fund (BTPDSF) is to provide professional development grants to first year teachers who completed the Teacher Education Program at Wake Forest University. This year’s award recipients were: Rebecca Koza, Nancy Davidson, Nick Corak, Julianna Sehy, Dino Mangano, and Brian Wood.

Dr. Joseph Milner Honored at NCTE

Joe and Lucy Milner at NCTE in Las Vegas, November 2012

Dr. Joseph Milner was honored for his career contributions and service to the field of English education at a session entitled Eight Great American YA Novelists at the annual conference of the National Council of Teachers of English in Las Vegas, Nevada on Friday, November 16, 2012.  After serving as one of four keynote speakers […]

Charles R. Goss Scholarships Awarded to Three Elementary Education Students

  In 2011 Wake Forest University received a gift from Charles Roland Goss to provide scholarships to undergraduate students who plan to enter the education field as teachers.  The Department of Education  is proud to present this year’s 2012 Charles R. Goss Scholarship recipients: Natalie Hartmann (Elementary Education), Allison Hudak (Elementary Education) and Morgan Stumbras […]

Aaron Willey Awarded Endeavor Fellowship with NASA

As featured in the WFU News Service story linked below, Aaron Willey was one of 51 teachers awarded an Endeavor Fellowship with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Aaron earned her Master’s degree in Education from the WFU Department of Education in May 2012. Congratulations Aaron! Full article from the Wake Forest University News Service

Recent Alum Receives AATF Summer Scholarship to Quebec

Jessica Krantz, winner of a 2012 AATF Summer Scholarship

Jessica Krantz (MAEd  2010) was selected to receive a 2012 AATF (American Association for Teachers of French) Summer Scholarship to Quebec, to study at Université Laval in Quebec city July 2-20, 2012. The summer program will offer workshops on the instruction of French and the history, literature, and culture of Quebec. She is very excited about […]

Ethan Groce, Tiffany Newsome and Lindsey Rogers Receive the 2012 Memory Scholarship

The Education Department is proud to present this year’s 2012 Jasper L. Memory, Jr. Scholarship recipients: Ethan Groce (Elementary Education), Tiffany Newsome (Secondary English) and Lindsey Rogers (Secondary Social Studies). 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 […]