School of Education


Mary Knight-McKenna Awarded Impact Alamance Grant

The grant will allow the associate professor of education to work with two Elon professors on finding strategies that are helpful, culturally relevant and easy for families to use to foster their infant's language development.

Song, dance mark close of Summer in the Village camp

The two-week summer program attracted 150 students in first through 12th grades to Elon's campus as part of the It Takes a Village Project. The camp combined academic instruction with areas including music, dance, technology and art. 

Gifted elementary students work out their minds in FLEX program

Many of ‚ÄčAlamance County’s academically gifted students gathered at Elon University for continued learning.


Jeffrey Carpenter co-authors journal article on professional learning networks

The associate professor of education and director of the Teaching Fellows program co-authored the article in the journal Computers & Education.

Elon University's "It Takes a Village" project receives $1 million grant

The funding from Oak Foundation will support a growing program that benefits struggling young readers in Alamance County.

Announcing a new book on "What Matters Most" in higher education

Five higher ed leaders with ties to Elon University have collaborated to write about best practices in colleges and universities.

Heart of a coach

The lessons Robert Cody ’80 learned as an Elon football player have translated to success as a high school coach.

Faculty, staff and families celebrate seniors at graduate receptions 

The one-hour school receptions allowed students to introduce parents to faculty mentors, laugh with friends and celebrate personal transformation.