Aerial view of College of Education Building

App State partners with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools to prepare equity-focused school leaders
Nov 23, 2021

Appalachian State University has partnered with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools (WS/FCS) as part of a five-year, $102 million initiative to...

 Macey Barnes

ADPi’s Macey Barnes crowned Top of the Rock
Nov 23, 2021

Congratulations to elementary education major, Macey Barnes on being named Top of the Rock! 

When Macey Barnes first arrived at App State four years ago, she was an...

LEFT: Allen Bryant; RIGHT: Anya Walsh

App State professor highlights importance of Native American history
Nov 23, 2021

A professor is sharing positive stories about Native American history for students in Appalachia.

Allen Bryant, associate professor in the Reich College of Education, said as director of...

Cliff Poole and Josh Silvey

Three Doctoral Candidates Graduate Summer 2021
Aug 6, 2021


Congratulations to the three doctoral candidates in the Reich College of Education’s (RCOE) Doctoral Program...

Future education leaders at App State receive boosted support from about $3 million in state grants
Aug 6, 2021

At Appalachian

Millions in awarded grant funding will boost the development of and support for North Carolina educators in leadership programs — among...

The logo of the Alliance for Research on Regional Colleges (ARRC), which is housed in Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education. Image courtesy of ARRC

Researchers support rural-serving colleges and universities from new center at App State
Aug 4, 2021

At Appalachian

A research collaborative and resource hub dedicated to advancing research and providing insight into the role of regional and rural-serving...

Sonja Ardoin

Ardoin Publishes Fourth Book on Social Class Supports
Aug 2, 2021


Dr. Sonja Ardoin, program director and associate professor of student affairs administration in the Department of Human Development and...

Eliza Jane Harris and Megan Shea

Harris and Shea Selected for National Counseling Fellowship
Jul 28, 2021


The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), recently selected...

Active Learning Classroom in the Reich College of Education

What is Next for Active Learning Classrooms?
Jul 28, 2021


Active Learning Classrooms (ALC) were first introduced to Appalachian State University ten years ago. In the time since, they have become a...

Jenny Darcy accepts an award from PEO International Chapter president, Jan Noffsinger.

App State alum receives teaching grant
Jul 27, 2021

In the Media

Congratulations to alumna Jenny Darcy '16 on her $2000 grant through Philanthropic Educational Organization's Program for Continuing Education....

Carl Blankenship/Salisbury Post - Todd Parker in the Salisbury High School gym.

Back in the classroom: Teacher of the year takes unusual journey
Jul 16, 2021

In the Media

Congratulations to alum Todd Parker '95 on being named Rowan-Salisbury Schools Teacher of the Year!

Rhododendron Inductees

Six Alumni Inducted into the Reich College of Education Rhododendron Society
Jul 15, 2021


Appalachian State University alumni Jack Hoke ’74 ’82 ’84, Dr. Susan Dianne Little ’71 ’96, and Dr. LaTonya M. Summers ’94 ’96 were inducted into...