The College of Education



Future 49ers Teach
November 23, 2015
More than 300 high school students from across the region spent the day at UNC Charlotte last week to explore careers in teaching. Hosted by the College of Education, Future 49ers Teach painted a picture of the teaching profession and of student life at UNC Charlotte.

November 20, 2015
Special Education and Child Development professor David Test is back on campus after speaking at a White House symposium celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Kappa Delta Pi Honors Society
November 17, 2015
For the second time in a row, the College of Education's Omicron Pi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education has received the prestigious Achieving Chapter Excellence Award. Omicron Pi was one of 25 chapters internationally out more than 250 to receive this award (one of three in the Southeast) and was runner up for the top chapter internationally.

November 9, 2015
College of Education doctoral student and adjunct instructor Jenny Root has been recognized as an emerging researcher and leader in teaching students with disabilities. Root was named the 2015 Alice H. Hayden Emerging Leader by TASH, an international advocacy group that advocates for people with disabilities.