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Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies

Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies Award Recipients: Darrell Morris, David Koppenhaver & Brooke Hardin
Mar 27, 2017

Three Reich College of Education faculty members have been selected as Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies award recipients:Darrell Mor...

Dominique Hammonds

Dominique Hammonds: Recipient of the North Carolina Counseling Association's 2017 Creativity and Innovations in Counseling Award
Mar 27, 2017

Dr. Dominique Hammonds, an assistant professor in the Department of Human Development and Psychological Counseling, has been named the recipient ...

TSA medals

North Carolina Technology Student Association Western Region Conference Held February 17
Mar 22, 2017

North Carolina Technology Student Association (NC TSA), the state chapter of Technology Student Association (TSA), held their Western Region Conferenc...

Project Based Learning Workshop

“Thinking Outside the Box” Project-Based Learning Workshop Held on February 27-28
Mar 20, 2017

On February 27 and 28, twenty teachers were chosen to come to Appalachian State University to  participate in a “Project Based Learni...

30 Top Affordable Online Master’s in Educational Leadership Degrees 2017

Educational Administration (EdS) Distance Education Program Ranked #7: 30 Top Affordable Online Master’s in Educational Leadership Degrees 2017 by BestMastersDegrees.com
Mar 15, 2017

Appalachian's Educational Administration (EdS) distance education program has been ranked #7 on the list of 30 Top Affordable Online Ma...

Rebecca Coats

Rebecca Coats Named Director of Assessment and Accreditation
Mar 13, 2017

Dr. Rebecca Coats has been named Director of Assessment and Accreditation for the Reich College of Education.Coats has worked in education since 2002 ...

Valle Crucis Principal Preston Clarke has been named Watauga County Schools Principal of the Year.

Valle Crucis' Preston Clarke named Principal of the Year
Mar 13, 2017

Valle Crucis Principal Preston Clarke has been named Watauga County Schools Principal of the Year. Clarke, a 2006 graduate of Appalachian State U...

Appalachian Ranks 1st in 2016 Top 50 Alma Maters by Total Number of National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs)
Mar 9, 2017

North Carolina continues to lead the nation in numbers of teachers who have earned certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Sta...

Dance Marathon

Dance Marathon Raises Over $39,000 for Parent to Parent Family Support Network & Western Youth Network
Mar 6, 2017

Appalachian State University's Dance Marathon was held at Legends on February 25, 2017. This annual event raised over $39,000 for Parent to Parent Fam...

College Completion – Focus on the Finish Line

"College Completion – Focus on the Finish Line" white paper published by the National Center for Developmental Education
Mar 2, 2017

"College Completion – Focus on the Finish Line," a white paper designed to help educators improve community colleges has been published by Appalachi...