The STEM Education Alliance completed a full summer of STEM Academies. These academies are designed to allow middle school students to develop teamwork, problem solving skills and increased content knowledge in math, science and engineering.
Housed in the New Leaf Clinic: In 2014-15 Six Sessions Program served 59 clients, Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students (BASICS) saw 60 students and Alcohol Skills Training Program (ASTP) saw 215 students.
Camp Launch is hosted by the Center for Gifted Education offering an annual residential summer program for high ability, low income students.
House of Delegates, Brenda Pogge,(R96th) and Monty Mason, (D-93rd,)visited the Virginia Initiative for Science Teaching and Achievement (VISTA) camp at W&M.
A group of graduate students with the William & Mary School of Education recently traveled to South Africa to learn about higher education and counseling in the country as it continues to evolve 21 years following the end of apartheid.
Dr. Spencer G. Niles, now serving as the dean of the School of Education at William & Mary, Dean Niles is known internationally as a leader in the counseling profession.
A new fully-online course offered this summer via partnership between The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and the College of William & Mary will provide an introduction to using museum exhibits in the classroom as an effective interdisciplinary and interactive learning strategy.
Eddie R. Cole has been selected to receive a 2015-2016 National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship, one of the most prestigious early-career research awards for education researchers.
Four William & Mary graduate students in the School of Education were recently selected for fellowship programs with the NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors.