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221 RCOE Students Named to Spring 2022 Dean's List

Congratulations to the 221 Reich College of Education students named to the Spring 2022 Dean's List. Dean's List EligibilityAn undergraduate stud...

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307 RCOE Students Named to Spring 2022 Chancellor's List

Congratulations to the 307 Reich College of Education students named to the Spring 2022 Chancellor's List. Chancellor's List EligibilityAwarded t...

Calvin Craig

Alumnus Calvin Craig Named an Emerging Leader in the NCSCA

Calvin C. Craig IV, an alumnus of the Reich College of Education’s professional school counseling graduate program, has been named an emerging leade...

Events

SDAP 10 Year Anniversary

SDAP Celebrates Ten-Year Anniversary on April 22

Appalachian State University’s Scholars with Diverse Abilities (SDAP) program is excited to celebrate its ten year anniversary on Friday, April 22, ...

Thompson Sisters Ethics Lecture

Annual Thompson Sisters Ethics Lecture Is April 20

The Reich College of Education (RCOE) presents the annual Thompson Sisters Ethics Lecture, with guest speaker, Dr. Elizabeth Bellows. The focus will b...

Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle

Ninth Annual Selu Lecture is March 14, 2022

Appalachian State University’s Gadugi Partnership, which is housed in the Reich College of Education, is hosting the ninth annual Selu Lecture March...

At Appalachian

Dean Spooner with graduate

Nearly 4,000 students earn degrees as App State's Class of 2022

Nearly 4,000 students attained Appalachian State University degrees this spring, which was celebrated at Spring Commencement ceremonies held May 6 and...

Sydney McKeaver, far left in foreground, is an App State senior majoring in elementary education with a secondary concentration in exceptional learners. She serves as a College Life Fellow for App State’s Scholars with Diverse Abilities Program (SDAP), helping the scholars with daily tasks. Pictured with McKeaver, from left to right, are SDAP scholars Anne Carol Sheely, Bridger Robinson and Web English.

App State’s Scholars with Diverse Abilities Program celebrates a decade of transforming lives

Ten years ago, Courtney Bell was a trailblazer in Appalachian State University’s Scholars with Diverse Abilities Program (SDAP) — an inc...

Emma Hatfield-Sidden

Emma Hatfield-Sidden named principal of App State’s Academy at Elkin

Appalachian State University has appointed alumna Emma Hatfield-Sidden ’08 ’19 as principal of its newest lab school, the Academy at Elkin, s...

In the Media

From left to right: Paula Hicks, Christian Cook, Abigail Swanger, Moriah Stegall, Julia Sisbarro, Caroline Phillips, Brandie Peede, Alex Neofotis, April Rominger, Carrie Hagaman and Elizabeth Hutelymer.

Eight local early childhood education programs receive accreditation

Eight local early childhood care and education programs received recognition for providing a higher standard of quality care to young children in Wata...

Shannon Richardson

Teaching from the heart

Congratulations to alumna Shannon Richardson '14 on being named Wilkes County Teacher of the Year! She received her Bachelor of Science in elementary ...

Lucy Brock Teachers Award

PBS NC and Children’s Council recognize local early care and education providers

On Tuesday, April 5, 2022, PBS NC and the Children’s Council of Watauga County recognized local early care and education programs that are going abo...

Academy at Middle Fork

Emma Hatfield-Sidden

Emma Hatfield-Sidden named principal of App State’s Academy at Elkin

Appalachian State University has appointed alumna Emma Hatfield-Sidden ’08 ’19 as principal of its newest lab school, the Academy at Elkin, s...

Amarien Hines

N.C.'s 7th lab school opens in Elkin this fall

Education is taking new shape in North Carolina through laboratory schools. The state’s seventh lab school will open in Elkin for the 2022-23 a...

Group Photo

North Carolina Humanities Council Grant Supports Digital Storytelling Community Project to Amplify Immigrant Voices

Through a grant totaling $19,269 from the North Carolina Humanities Council, Dr. Shanan Fitts and Dr. Greg McClure helped to amplify the immigrant voi...