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C&I News

Damiana Pyles

Damiana Pyles' First Book is Released

Dr. Damiana Pyles, Associate Professor of Media Studies in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction in Appalachian State University's Reich Colleg...

Jennifer McGee

Students and Faculty Present at the 2019 at the NCARE

Reich College of Education (RCOE) students and faculty members gave presentations at the 2019 North Carolina Association for Research in Education (NC...

RCOE

App State Ranks First for 3rd Year in a Row of National Board Certified Alumni

App State was founded as a teaching college in 1899. It's still recognized as one of the top alma maters in the nation for education 120 years later.&...

Charlcy Carpenter Receives NCCTM Math Education Student Award

Charlcy Carpenter Receives NCCTM Math Education Student Award

Middle grades major Charlcy Carpenter, from Lawndale, North Carolina, received the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCCTM)...

Contact

Dr. Beth Campbell
Chair
campbellea@appstate.edu
(828) 262-2224

Dr. Lisa Poling
Assistant Chair
polingll@appstate.edu
(828) 262-2224


Dr. Lisa A. Gross

Undergraduate Program Director, Elementary Education
grossla@appstate.edu
(828) 262-7856

Dr. Chris Cook
Undergraduate Program Director, Middle Grades Education
cookcm5@appstate.edu
(828) 262-6062

Dr. Jerianne Taylor
Undergraduate Program Director, CTE
taylorjs@appstate.edu
(828) 262-6352


Dr. Chris Cook

Graduate Program Director, Middle Grades Education
cookcm5@appstate.edu
(828) 262-6062

Dr. Holly Thornton
Graduate Certificate Program Director, Middle Grades Education
thorntonhj@appstate.edu
(828) 262-8007

Dr. Sara Zimmerman
Graduate Program Director, Curriculum Specialist
zimmermnsj@appstate.edu
(828) 262-2216