Reading Education

Dave Koppenhaver

Koppenhaver co-authors book on Social and Dialogic Thinking and Learning in Special Education
May 13, 2022

Dr. David Koppenhaver, professor of reading in the Department of Reading Education and Special Education (RESE), has co-authored the book Social and D...

Jason DeHart

DeHart Publishes Two Books
May 13, 2022

Dr. Jason DeHart, an assistant professor in the Department of Reading Education, has published two books during the past academic year.  Aff...

Andrea Anderson reading with a child

C.D. Spangler Foundation’s $2M gift funds literacy professorship at App State
Feb 18, 2022

A $2 million gift from the C.D. Spangler Foundation has established the Spangler Distinguished Professorship of Early Child Literacy at Appalachian St...

Literacy Leaders

21 Educators Selected as Literacy Leaders
Feb 8, 2022

Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE) has been selected by the UNC System to serve as a Literacy Innovation Leader (LIL)....

Drs. Shuai  Zhang and Scott Elliott

Zhang is honored with the Servant's Heart Award from WCS
Jan 12, 2022

Dr. Shuai Zhang, a research assistant professor in the Department of Reading Education and Special Education, has been honored with the Servant’s He...

Group photo of literacy scholars

16 RCOE Students Selected as Literacy Scholars
Oct 29, 2021

Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE) has been selected by the UNC System to serve as a Literacy Innovation Leader (LIL)....

Jason DeHart and Jennifer McGee

DeHart and McGee Recognized by Quality Matters
Sep 13, 2021

Two Reich College of Education (RCOE) faculty were recognized by Quality Matters, an initiative supported by the Center for Academic Excellence (CAE)....

Virtual Teacher Training

Green Continues Her Partnership in Burundi
Jul 14, 2021

In February 2020, Dr. Connie Green, professor emeritus in the Reich College of Education’s Department of Reading Education and Special Education, tr...

Academy Author Visits

Four Award-Winning Children’s Authors and Illustrators Visit with the Academy
Jun 11, 2021

Four award-winning children's authors, Kwame Alexander, Stacy McAnulty, Meg Medina, and Lauren Castillo, visited virtually with Appalachian State Univ...