Teacher Education

Wright State English professor selected as Fulbright Scholar

Sally Lamping in class

Wright State English professor Sally Lamping will research the Australian education system and how it educates immigrants as a Fulbright Senior Research Scholar. Continue reading

State taps eagle-eyed Wright State student for service committee

Adrian Hill interviewing a veteran

Wright State student Adrian Hill works in Wright State’s Veteran and Military Center’s and was named to the state’s committee on service and volunteerism. Continue reading

New Center of Pedagogy will support educator preparation efforts at Wright State

Brian Boyd, director of the Center of Pedagogy

New Center of Pedagogy will coordinate relationships among educators and faculty to improve programs that prepare educators and P-12 student achievement. Continue reading

Greene County Career Center students participate in exercises at Calamityville

(Middle) GCCC student Zach George was carried out and evacuated as a casualty during the exorcise.

Is there a better way to learn firsthand about homeland security and the link it has to medical preparedness than to serve as role players in a medical training course for law enforcement professionals? Continue reading

Spanish scene

Latino children at El Puente reap benefits of tutoring from Wright State education students
Lauren Hummel tutoring

Wright State graduate students tutor Latino children while improving their teaching skills at El Puente, a Wright State tutoring program. Continue reading

Newbery notoriety

Educational Resource Center Director Stephanie Bange elected to Newbery Medal committee
Stephanie Bange

Stephanie Bange, director of the Educational Resource Center, elected to prestigious Newbery Award committee. Continue reading

Nine Wright State graduates among 2014 class of Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows

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Nine Wright State graduates named Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows and will teach math and science in high-need Ohio schools. Continue reading

Seeing stars

Wright State alumnus Tom Jenkins gets the ride of his life on NASA’s stratospheric observatory
Wright State alumnus Tom Jenkins

Wright State grad and science teacher Tom Jenkins takes off in NASA’s high-altitude astronomy flight program for school teacher. Continue reading

Teach the children well

Lake Campus instructor Betsy Crites cultivates next crop of elementary school teachers
Betsy Crites

A kindergarten teacher inspired Betsy Crites, teacher education instructor at the Lake Campus, to pursue her own career in education. Continue reading

Flying colors: Wright State alum selected by NASA for high-altitude astronomy flight

Tom Jenkins

Wright State alumnus and science teacher Tom Jenkins will participate in NASA’s high-altitude astronomy flight program for school teachers this spring. Continue reading