Watson Chronicle

WATSON COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

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WCE Students Visit Early Childhood Programs in Sweden

WCE associate professors Jale Aldemir and Hengameh Kermani led a trip to Sweden in May, as part of an international studies program offered by the Watson College. Five undergraduate students and two graduate students participated in the field experience. more...

MAT Students Participate in Design for Change Cohort

WCE MAT students Fia Binford, Meagan Denny and Jennifer Velrti along with 14 in-service teachers from across the state participated in a Design for Change cohort with The Exploris School during the spring semester. Elizabeth Crawford coordinated the program in partnership with Exploris teacher Shannon Hardy. Design for Change is a framework used by educators throughout the world to design meaningful student-led projects. more...

Jennifer Gamez Named a UNC System 2019 Marian Drane Scholar

Jennifer Gamez, a middle grades student at WCE, is one of five students named as Marian Drane Graham Scholars by the University of North Carolina System. She will participate in an eight-week immersive and experiential summer program, designed to help the students develop leadership skills and gain a better understanding of key issues facing public higher education. more...

KDP Hosts Year-End Banquet, Elects New Officers

WCE's Kappa Delta Pi chapter held a year-end banquet on April 25 to honor graduating seniors, celebrate service hours and elect new officers. Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society, dedicated to scholarship and excellence in education. more...