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.
Western Carolina University’s Educational Leadership Program as CPED’s 2021 Program of the Year.
The University of North Carolina System announced that six System institutions are the recipients of recurring grants from the North Carolina Principal Fellows Program (NCPFP), including Western Carolina University.
The Educational Leadership Program received the University Program of Excellence Award at the annual faculty and staff award ceremony.
Dr. Kelly Kelley, Associate Professor of Special Education, has been named the recipient of the 2021 Inclusive Excellence Award.
Dr. Roya Scales, Professor Literacy Education, has published a book chapter in the book entitled, Principles of Effective Literacy Instruction, Grades K-5.
Dr. Merry Leigh Dameron, faculty member in the counseling program, was selected as an NCSSA Emerging Leader.
Dr. Emily Virtue, faculty in the educational leadership program, has published an article in the Journal of Effective Teaching in Higher Education.
Drs. Robert Crow and Brandi Hinnant-Crawford, faculty in the educational leadership program have published a book.
Heidi Turlington, faculty of health and physical education, received the Excellence in Teaching Liberal Studies Award at the annual University Faculty and Staff Excellence Awards.