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...

Academy Author Visits

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

Academy News

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

Lexie All and Hayley Rose

App State one of 17 US schools named a top producer of Fulbright scholars and students for 2020–21
Jun 11, 2021

At Appalachian

Congratulations to education alumnae Lexie All and Hayley Rose on their Fulbright awards! 

James Ford

Courageous Conversations: A Discussion with James Ford and E(race)ing Inequities in NC Public Schools is Thursday, June 10
Jun 7, 2021


The James Center for Student Success and Advising and the Reich College of Education (RCOE) Inclusive Excellence Liaisons Teams present...

Olivia Tarnowski

Alumni Update: Olivia Tarnowski ’18
Jun 7, 2021

Features, Alumni Update

Olivia Tarnowski (née Watson), originally from Boone, North Carolina, graduated in 2018 with a B.S. in...

Teachers of the Year

Gaston County Schools names top teacher, principal of the year
Jun 7, 2021

In the Media

Congratulations to alumni Tyler West '11, Brett Buchanan '06, and Maddison Szucs '17!

Gaston County Schools’ top teacher,...

RCOE Faculty and Staff Award Recipients

2021 Reich College of Education Award Recipients Named
Jun 3, 2021


Nine faculty and staff members of Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE), along with the Literacy-Cast faculty, were...

Lakin Stanfield

Lakin Stanfield Awarded Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship
Jun 3, 2021


Elementary education major Lakin Stanfield has been awarded the Marilyn F. Grinwis Gray Scholarship from the...

Master Your Future
May 25, 2021

In the Media

Alumna Heather Brandon ' 20 shares her experience with the MA in educational media program.

After four exhaustive years of...

Interim Superintendent Brian Schultz, along with Odell Elementary Principal Dr. Sandy Ward, Interim Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources Dr. Kecia Coln and Assistant Superintendent Of Facilities and Auxiliary Services John Legrand, surprised Ms. Berry in her classroom this morning. (Source: Cabarrus County Schools)

Ashtyn Berry named Cabarrus County Schools Teacher of the Year
May 25, 2021

In the Media

Congratulations to alumna Ashtyn Berry '13! She is currently enrolled in the MA in Curriculum Specialist program.

Ashtyn Berry,...

Audrey Jones accepts her award from Superintendent Scott Elliott and Parkway Principal Patty Buckner.  Photo submitted

Audrey Jones named Rookie Teacher of the Year
May 25, 2021

In the Media

Congratulations to alumna Audrey Jones '20! 

Audrey Jones, a seventh grade science and social studies teacher at...