Department of Education / News and Events
Alumna Named Teacher of the Year at A.L. Stanback Middle School in Hillsborough, NC.
Anna Kearney, a spring 2011 Meredith College graduate, has been named as the Teacher of Year at A.L. Stanback Middle School, Hillsborough, NC. Anna teaches 7th grade mathematics at Stanback, where she has been teaching for 2 years. She taught mathematics for 3 years at B.F. Grady School in Duplin County. Congratulations to Anna.
Alumna Named Principal of the Year for 2014 in North Carolina
Carrie Swart Tulbert, ’01, was named Principal of the Year for North Carolina. She is currently the principal at Mooresville Middle School. . . Read More
Alumna Named Finalist for Teacher of the Year for 2015 in WCPSS
Karla Gregory Nantz, ’04, Social Studies teacher, Cary High School. Read More
Alumna Named a First Year Teacher award winner for 2015 in WCPSS
Hannah Thornton, ’14, Language Arts/Social Studies teacher, Daniels Middle School was one of four Diane-Kent Parker First Year Teacher award winners in WCPSS.
Department of Education Hosts Camps for Elementary Students, Summer 2015
Associate Professor of Education, CeCe Toole, and Assistant Professor of Education, Courtney George, sponsored two camps for elementary students. . . Read More
Alumna’s Book Published
Amanda Hilliard Smith, ’06, recently published her book, The Williamston Freedom Movement: A North Carolina Town’s Struggle for Civil Rights, 1957-1970. She was also named N.C. History Teacher of the Year by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Read More
Alumna Receives Century Link Grant
Amy Roach, ’11 MAT Graduate, received a CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation Grant. Read More
Strong Story | Macy Allen
Macy Allen, ’17, has used her love of art and traveling to build the foundation for her...more
Strong Story | Kristin Long
Growing up in a small rural town in Vance County, N.C., computer science major Kristin...more
Strong Story | Aly Mann
Teaching Fellow and psychology major Aly Mann, ’17, came to Meredith full of enthusiasm and...more
Strong Story | Alex Herel
Alex Herel, ’16, has known she wanted to be a teacher as long as she...more
Strong Graduates | Elisabeth Pagach
Elisabeth Pagach, ’15, M.Ed., worked as an elementary school teacher until she decided to...more
Education at Meredith
Meredith College Teaching Fellows
Strong Story | Senttra Snowden-Gregg
Senttra Snowden-Gregg can't wait to start teaching high school English. A born leader with a passion for reaching all students as individuals and a love of American literature, this graduating senior knows what it takes to be a strong teacher.
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