The 2013 November Edition of the Watson Chronicle is online!
Want to know what Watson College has been doing this semester? Want to know what's coming up for Spring? We have all of those wonderful stories and more in the newest edition of the Watson Chronicle online (PDF version) >
3rd Annual WCE Scholarship Brown Bag Series
All faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to join us for lunchtime presentations throughout our fall and spring semesters. Our next presentation is January 22, 2014. Schedule and archived presentations are available online >
On Oct. 17, the Watson College hosted a legislative forum on the state of education in North Carolina. Panelists included state Reps. Ted Davis and Susi Hamilton, state Sen. Thom Goolsby; Dr. Edward Pruden, superintendent for Brunswick County Schools; Julie Kowal, executive director of CarolinaCAN and Bob Etheridge, former NC legislator and state superintendent of public instruction. The panel was moderated by Frances Weller of WECT, Gina Gambony of UNCW and WHQR and Robert Smith of the Watson College of Education. View the entire 2 hour discussion of issues including teacher pay, teacher tenure, the Common Core curriculum, pre-kindergarten programs and vouchers for private school tuition here >
Please also see news articles resulting from discussions at the forum:
2013 WCE Speaker Series
The Watson College is proud to continue our speaker series in 2013 with Dr. Lisa Delpit, who presented "Unsilencing The Dialogue: Embracing the Needs of Diverse Students" on October 15, 2013. Dr. Delpit is an internationally-known speaker and writer whose work has focused on the education of children of color and the perspectives, aspirations, and pedagogy of teachers of color. Learn more >
International Studies Programs Available!
Learn more about the WCE International Studies Programs available to students. Internships and study abroad opportunities in Belize, Costa Rica, Japan, Kuwait and Malawi!
The Watson College of Education at UNCW is scheduled for a spring 2014 reaccreditation review by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Federal regulations require that accrediting agencies allow for public comment on the qualifications of institutions or programs under consideration for initial or continuing accreditation. Learn more >
Become a Watson College Student Leader!!
Watson wants dedicated and enthusiatic individuals who are passionate about teaching and want to represent the Watson College through leadership, professionalism, and service of the past, present and future WCE Alumni! Learn more >
Alumni - Update Your Information
As a valued member of the Seahawk family, we want to learn more about the areas of the university that are most important to you. Please take a moment to review your contact information and make any changes by visiting www.uncw.edu/alumniupdate
WCE Winter Holiday Lunch
12:30pm in EB 162
4:30pm in EB162
5pm in EB 387
Teaching in Belize
3pm in EB 162
Documentary Preview: The New Public
3pm in EB 162
10am in Education Building Atrium
9:30am in Trask Coliseum
WCE Graduation Reception
11am in Education Building Atrium
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