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In the College of Education and Allied Professions (CEAP), we are all about making a difference in the lives of others. We endeavor to develop #changemakers who impact the region as educators, administrators, and other professions, both in schools and other professional community settings.

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Clapp Publishes Book Chapter

Amanda Clapp, Science Teacher Leader at the Catamount School, has published a chapter in the book, On Teaching Evolution  

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Scales Publishes Journal Article

Dr. Roya Scales, Professor of Literacy Education, published an article in Teaching and Teacher Education.   

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Scales, Scales, and Golden Publish Article

Dr. Roya Scales, Professor of Literacy Education, David Scales, Assistant Professor of Psychology, and Tori Golden, two-time WCU graduate, and current Ph.D. student at the University of Georgia have published the article, Writing for Comprehension: How does Writing Influence Informational Reading Comprehension in the Elementary Classroom.   

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Tiernan Awarded BBRF Young Investigator Grant

Dr. Brandy Tiernan, Assistant Professor of Psychology, was awarded a 2021 Brain and Behavior Research Foundation Young Investigator Grant.   

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Bobilya and Colleagues Publish Paper

The third manuscript resulting from a five-year instrument development project with the North Carolina Outward Bound school was published this summer in the Journal of Outdoor Recreation, Education and Leadership (JOREL).  

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Dameron Publishes Journal Articles

Dr. Merry Leigh Dameron, Assistant Professor of Counseling, recently published two articles with fellow members of the Urban School Counseling Collaborative.  

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Project Discovery Receives Grant Renewal, $2.125 Million in Funding

Project Discovery,~ Talent Search, will receive five years of grant funding, totaling $2.125 million, from the Department of Education.   

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Scales Publishes Book Chapter

Drs. Roya and David Scales have published a book chapter with a group of literacy teacher educators and researchers from across the US.   

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Educational Leadership Program Named CPED’s 2021 Program of the Year

Western Carolina University’s Educational Leadership Program as CPED’s 2021 Program of the Year.  

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