School of Education


Teacher education alumnae receive Teacher of the Year recognition

Two Elon graduates were named Teacher of the Year at their schools. 

A global bond

Earlier this summer, Katherine Carter ’96 served as a contact for a group of Elon students visiting her adopted country, Namibia, embodying the saying ‘once an Elon student, always an Elon student.’

Education professor presents twice at the National Council of Teachers of English Annual Convention

The associate professor of education and director of the Teaching Fellows program was involved in two different presentations at the NCTE Annual Convention in Atlanta, Georgia from Nov. 17-20.

Bryan Hedrick provides two presentations at the 68th Annual NCAAHPERD-SM Convention

The first presentation was titled: Sport Success in Three Easy Steps and was offered on Nov. 11. The second presentation was titled: The Pleasure Principle: The Biochemistry of Choice and was offered on Nov. 12. 

School of Education helps promote early interest in college among local third graders

Co-instructors from New Zealand study abroad experience publish article on experiential learning

The article by Carol Smith and Rodney Parks explored deepening experiential learning in the absence of technology and will appear in the Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning.

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. 

Elon senior takes home award from N.C. mathematics conference

The N.C. Council for Teachers of Mathematics recognizes outstanding mathematics education students at colleges and universities across the state in an effort to encourage student enjoyment of mathematics and mathematics education.