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School of Education hosts Special Educators Summit

More than 150 school district administrators and IHE representatives met to discuss the critical shortage of special educators in the state or North Carolina. 

Hollingsworth featured in WFMY report on compulsory school attendance age

Heidi Hollingsworth, assistant professor of education, offered insights for the report on a legislative proposal to reduce the age of compulsory school attendance in North Carolina. 

Joel Baum, 'It's About All of Us' - March 28

The Elon Teaching Fellows and the School of Education present the senior director of professional development at Gender Spectrum and the talk "It's About All of Us: Expanding Understandings of Gender" in Lakeside Meeting Rooms at 7 p.m.

Noyce Program accepting applications for paid summer STEM internships

The Elon Noyce Scholars Program is accepting applications for summer education internships from current first-year students and sophomores who are interested in STEM fields.

Alumna named nation's top high school physics teacher

Alexandra Solender Boyd '12 was named the National PhysTEC Teacher of the Year for her work at Holly Springs High School in Holly Springs, N.C.

Smith named Recreation Professional of the Year by SHAPE America

The award honors distinguished professionals in the field of leisure and recreation who are considered to be a positive role model epitomizing the values and desired outcomes of recreation and demonstrates enthusiasm for the profession.  

Council for Exceptional Children honors Wery for her service

Jessica Wery, assistant professor of education, has served in leadership roles with the international nonprofit during the past four years. 

Elon adds track to Peace Corps Prep Program with focus on teaching English internationally

The new track is the third in Elon's Peace Corps Prep program, which launched in 2013.