Teacher Education

Diver striver

Wright State education and diving alumnus J.R. Geraci uses his degree to support career twists and turns

J.R. Geraci has dived into most everything in his life: college, water on the swim team and into business as the owner of the Beavercreek Pizza Dive. Continue reading

Wright State student coordinates blue hue for autism

Wright State has lit prominent buildings and entryways around the Dayton Campus blue to support autism awareness. Continue reading

Class action

Wright State alumna Teresa Troyer has made a career of teaching English both here and abroad

Teresa Troyer has taught in China, Indonesia, Turkey, Honduras, Colombia and Slovakia and in Dayton and Dublin, Ohio. Continue reading

Wright State professional development sessions for teachers to focus on equity in education

The sessions will examine schoolwide methods and strategies that have successfully promoted equity and inclusion. Continue reading

Virtual WSUNER ‘Learn Local’ Conference expected to draw educators March 5-6

Social justice, educational technologies and bringing calmness to the classroom will be the focus of the virtual WSUNER “Learn Local” Conference. Continue reading

Wright State’s College of Health, Education and Human Services will open next fall

The College of Health, Education and Human Services brings together the outstanding faculty, staff and students from Wright State’s health-related and education programs. Continue reading

Call to action

Wright State students and alumni support scholarships to promote equity and inclusion

Wright State’s George Floyd Memorial Scholarship and Retain the 9 Scholarship help support students from underrepresented populations. Continue reading

On the right path

Jill Kingston ’01 opens nonprofit to care for babies exposed to addictive substances

After fostering two babies born exposed to addictive substances, Wright State grad Jill Kingston realized there had to be a better way to care for these children and their families. Continue reading

Wright State alumni named Ohio Teacher of the Year finalists

Joy McKarns ’93 is an eighth-grade language arts teacher at Northmont Middle School, and Tom Jenkins ’97, ’99 teaches eighth-grade science and STEM at Greenon Junior/Senior High School. Continue reading

Teacher Education at Wright State continues stand against racism; pledges to do more

The Department of Teacher Education is focused on the role educators have in promoting equity and inclusion, and impacting systemic racism in this country. Continue reading