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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
May 2, 2022

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

Kelly Clark

Dr. Clark Receives GRAM Award for 2022-24 to Support Research
Apr 29, 2022

Dr. Kelly Clark, an assistant professor in the Department of Reading Education and Special Education, has been selected to be the 2022-2024 Graduate R...

Roma Angel

Dr. Roma Angel Retires After 20 Years at Appalachian State University
Apr 29, 2022

Dr. Roma Angel, a professor in the Department of Leadership and Educational Studies, is retiring after 20 years of working in the Reich College of Edu...

Gayle Turner

Dr. Gayle Turner retires after 23 years at Appalachian State University
Apr 29, 2022

After 23 years, Dr. Gayle Turner, an associate professor in the Department of Leadership and Educational Studies, is retiring.Turner taught courses in...

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RCOE and WCS Collaborate on Book Study
Apr 26, 2022

This academic year, the Reich College of Education (RCOE) invited faculty and staff members along with the Watauga County Schools (WCS) 2021-22 Educat...

Theresa Redmond

Dr. Theresa Redmond Receives Board of Governors Appalachian State University School/College Award
Apr 26, 2022

Dr. Theresa Redmond, an associate professor of media studies in the Reich College of Education’s (RCOE) Department of Curriculum and Instruction, ha...

Arai Greenwell-McAnsh

MLS Student Arai Greenwell-McAnsh Awarded Primary Sources Teaching Fellowship
Apr 26, 2022

Arai Greenwell-McAnsh, a student in the Reich College of Education’s Masters in Library Science program, has been awarded the Primary Sources Teachi...

Halle Jones

Halle Jones Joins RCOE Staff
Apr 26, 2022

Halle Jones has joined the Reich College of Education’s (RCOE) Office of the Dean as an administrative support specialist. Jones’s responsibi...

Emma Hatfield-Sidden

Emma Hatfield-Sidden named principal of App State’s Academy at Elkin
Apr 22, 2022

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

High Country migrant and refugee populations share ‘Stories of Migration’ — a grant-funded App State project
Apr 19, 2022

Through its grant-funded project “Roots and Routes: Stories of Migration in the High Country,” Appalachian State University is providing an avenue...