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Transfer ACES Applications

Appalachian Community of Education Scholars Now Accepting Transfer Student Applications

Beginning the 2021-2022 academic year, the Reich College of Education’s James Center for Student Success and Advising will merge their two residenti...

Sharon Sterken with Yosef

Alumni Update: Sharon Sterken ’97

Sharon Sterken, originally from Greensboro, North Carolina, graduated in 1997 with a B.S. in mathematics secondary education. Currently, Sterken ...

Anna Ward and Rebekah Cummings

SDAP Staff and Students Present at the UDL Digicon Conference

Appalachian State University’s Scholars with Diverse Abilities Program (SDAP) staff and students presented at the Universal Design for Learning (UDL...

Events

Children's Literature Symposium flyer

Virtual Children’s Literature Symposium to Feature Author Meg Medina and Author/Illustrator Lauren Castillo March 24 and 31, 2021

Appalachian State University’s Belk Library, Instructional Materials Center, and the Reich College of Education (RCOE) are hosting the fifth biennia...

Black Lives at School Week

RCOE Hosts Events for Black Lives Matter at School Week, February 1-5

The Reich College of Education’s (RCOE) Inclusive Excellence Team is hosting events for Black Lives Matter at School Week beginning February 1, 2021...

World Cafe Discussion EDI Questions That Matter

James Center World Cafe: EDI Questions That Matter

The Reich College of Education’s James Center for Student Success and Advising is hosting a series of World Cafe discussions as a means to discuss t...

At Appalachian

Amy Odom and Crystal Weisner

App State honors 4 staff members for excellence

Congratulations to Amy Odom, who is currently enrolled in the master's in higher education program, and Crystal Weisner, who is currently en...

Well Being Icon

Burnout Prevention series aids aspiring and current teachers with pandemic fatigue

Students and professors are facing more stress than ever before as they balance classes with their social life, Zoom fatigue and endless to-do lists d...

Middle Fork Students

App State alumni donate 2,000-plus face coverings to Academy at Middle Fork

On Nov. 16, in-person instruction resumed as part of a hybrid model at Appalachian State University Academy at Middle Fork in Walkertown. A ...

In the Media

Samantha Couch

Thanks to Teachers: Samantha Couch

Congratulations to alumna Samantha Couch '16 on being named WLOS ABC 13 #ThanksToTeachers winner of the week!When students fall behind ...

WSFCS School District Orientation

Teachers-To-Be Receive a Deluxe Introduction to WS/FCS

On Friday, Feb. 5, future teachers now in education programs at Wake Forest and Appalachian State received a top-level introduction to Winston-Salem/F...

Carmen Scoggins and Heather Tedder

Watauga High School Foreign Language Teachers Recognized for Awards

Congratulations to alumna Carmen Scoggins '94 '98! Two Watauga High School foreign language teachers were recognized at the January meeting of th...

Academy at Middle Fork

Academy Principal Tasha Hall-Powell pictured with Winston-Salem Mayor Allen Joines

Academy at Middle Fork Selected as a 2021 Leadership Winston-Salem Action Learning Project Site

The Appalachian State University Academy at Middle Fork has been selected as a 2021 Action Learning Project site by Leadership Winston-Salem ...

Middle Fork Students

App State alumni donate 2,000-plus face coverings to Academy at Middle Fork

On Nov. 16, in-person instruction resumed as part of a hybrid model at Appalachian State University Academy at Middle Fork in Walkertown. A ...

Academy Student Teachers Fall 2020

Learning Together: Academy at Middle Fork Hosts Six Student Teachers Fall 2020

This past semester, the Academy at Middle Fork hosted six student teachers from Appalachian State University. These students teachers shared their exp...