The Cato College of Education


UNC Charlotte
June 22, 2017
Faculty members Luke Reinke and Sejal Foxx are recipients of the 2017 Accessibility Excellence Award for Outstanding Faculty/Staff, presented by the UNC Charlotte Office of Disability Services. The award is presented in recognition staff or faculty with a strong commitment to accessibility and disability-related issues. Recipients were chosen through student submissions that detailed the nominee’s extraordinary commitment to accessibility.

Teryn Odom
June 21, 2017
Teryn Odom has been named the 2017 North Carolina Virtual Public School (NCVPS) Teacher of the Year. NCVPS is the nation’s second largest state-led virtual school with over 55,000 enrollments from all 115 school districts and many charter schools. NCVPS selects one teacher from a group of three finalists to represent the school as its Teacher of the Year. "All the finalists exemplified the highest degree in their commitment to student success, knowledge and skills as professional educators, and dedication to the NCVPS online program," said NCVPS in a news release.

Marvin Ridge High School Students
June 20, 2017
A trio of Charlotte high school students has placed third at the world’s largest international pre-college science competition. Sponsored by the UNC Charlotte Center for STEM Education (CSTEM), the team of Marvin Ridge High School students won third place at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Los Angles, CA.

Dr. Denise Patterson
June 8, 2017
Asheville City Schools voted unanimously to name alumna Dr. Denise Patterson as the district's superintendent.