William and Mary School of Education

Making News Inside and Outside the Classroom

Professor Gail McEachron

Professor Gail McEachron is the recipient of the 2015 Phi Beta Kappa, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Jingzhu Zhang – Hi-Tech Leads to Hi-Touch

Jingzhu Zhang, doctoral candidate at the School of Education, is the Project Director of the Virtual Conversation Partner Program. A native of China and special education teacher by training, she appreciates the challenges of pursuing higher education in a foreign language.

Pursuing Quality in Higher Education

The Higher Education Program hosted Irish Higher Education Policy Specialist, Ellen Hazelkorn during a week-long visit to William and Mary.

Holmes Scholars

Three Holmes Scholar students, Pamela Harris, Marquita Hockaday, and Sharon Kim participated in the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE) conference. Each student presented posters on original research at the conference.

Student selected for Commonwealth Advisory Committee

Paige Tucker, a doctoral student in the Curriculum Leadership program, has been invited by Dr. Steve Staples, Superintendent of Public Instruction, to serve on the State Superintendent's Teacher Advisory Committee.

Hidden in Plain Sight

An interview with Professor Rick Gressard was part of the cover story entitled Hidden in Plain Sight by Laurie Meyers of February’s issue of Counseling Today and CT Online.

Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) Conference

William and Mary’s School of Education was well-represented at the 2014 ASHE annual conference held in Washington D.C. The William & Mary representatives including faculty, students, and alumni presented 16 papers at the conference.