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Cameron Ammann '06 with her husband, Ryan, and daughter, Haddie. Photo submitted

Alumni Update: Cameron Ammann ‘06

Cameron Ammann (neé Savage), originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, graduated in 2006 with a B.S. in elementary education. She is currently worki...

Tracy Goodson-Espy Named Interim Director of the Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

Tracy Goodson-Espy Named Interim Director of the Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

Dr. Tracy Goodson-Espy, a professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RC...

Kennedy-Herterich Family Foundation representative, Karyn Herterich, an active supporter of the Blowing Rock community, learned about LBCDLS through a friend and visited to learn more.

Lucy Brock Child Development Lab School Receives $25,000 Gift from the Kennedy-Herterich Family Foundation

Earlier this year, the Lucy Brock Child Development Lab School (LBCDLS) received a $25,000 gift from the Kennedy-Herterich Family Foundation to suppor...

Events

What will you learn by exploring new places and meeting new people?

International Student Teaching: Information Sessions for Spring 2019 Placements

If you want to teach, first think globally!What will you learn by exploring new places and meeting new people? Spring 2019 International Stu...

Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE) held a dinner to honor recipients of the State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) Appalachian Partnership Scholarship at the North Carolina Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) in Hickory, North Carolina on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

State Employees’ Credit Union Appalachian Partnership Scholarship Dinner Held May 9

Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE) held a dinner to honor recipients of the State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) App...

Black Mountain College Professional Development Workshop is July 28-29

Black Mountain College Professional Development Workshop is July 28-29

In connection with the spring semester dedicated to the legacy of Black Mountain College, Appalachian State University invites you to apply to partici...

At Appalachian

“Digital Book” by Flickr user Owni

Don’t just Google it — ask your Appalachian librarian

In the current digital age — a time when computer technology quickly and widely disseminates information — when, according to Google, its search e...

Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church supports Parent to Parent FSN-HC fund for medically fragile infants and children

Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church supports Parent to Parent FSN-HC fund for medically fragile infants and children

The Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church in Blowing Rock has awarded Appalachian State University’s Kaaren Hayes $3,000 in grant funding to...

Adam Moore’18 History, social studies education, Department of History. Photo by Marie Freeman

College of Arts and Sciences names Outstanding Student Teacher of the Year for 2017-18

Appalachian State University’s College of Arts and Sciences has named Adam Moore the Outstanding Student Teacher of the Year for the 2017-18 school ...

Academy at Middle Fork

Summer Reading Clinic at Appalachian State University Academy at Middle Fork participating teachers.

Summer Reading Adventures

For Logan Marie Poplin, learning to read hasn’t been easy.“She struggles in reading,” said her mother, Shawnie Poplin.So it’s no surprise that...

WS/FCS, App State agree to rent, other conditions for lab school next school year

Appalachian State University has agreed to pay Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools $426,840 annually to rent Middle Fork Elementary School for a plan...

Eric Groce, professor of education at Appalachian State, talks with Middle Fork Elementary School third-grader Joanna Meng.

App State Academy accepts more than 200 Middle Fork Elementary students and is still taking applications

Winston-Salem JournalMarch 5, 2018The Appalachian State University Academy at Middle Fork, which will have a reading literacy focus, last week accepte...

In the Media

Jennifer Owens has been named The ARC f Davidson County's Volunteer of the Year

Owens is Arc Volunteer of the Year

Jennifer Owens, who has taught special needs children for 39 years, brings her same enthusiasm for working with exceptional children to her volunteer ...

Kannapolis City Schools Superintendent Dr. Chip Buckwell, center, was inducted into the Appalachian State University Rhododendron Society.

Appalachian State honors KCS superintendent

Dr. Chip Buckwell has been inducted into the Appalachian State University Rhododendron Society as a tribute to his contributions to education. Buckwel...

Teaching Students Today, Leading Teachers Tomorrow

The UNC System emphasizes that it is one University, comprised of 17 unique institutions. As President Margaret Spellings is fond of saying, "Our inst...