Teacher Education Council serves as a liaison between the Watson College of Education and the departments which recommend graduates for certification; advises the dean of the Watson College of Education on matters dealing with teacher education programs.

Considers and makes recommendations on, prior to implementation, all proposals regarding policies, requirements, and guidelines which alter the general operations of teacher education programs; participates in all reviews of teacher education programs by external agencies and receives copies of resulting reports; functions as an appeal board for decisions (except for grades) affecting student standing in teacher education programs.

Members of the Teacher Education Council are appointed each year by the Chancellor.

2015-2016

  • Dr. Lisa Buchanan
    Elementary, Middle Level & Literacy Education
    14-16
  • Dr. Edward Caropreso
    Instruction Technology, Foundations & Secondary Education
    14-16
  • Dr. Dan Johnson
    Music
    13-17
  • Dr. Katherine Montwieler
    English
    13-17
  • Dr. Ginger Rhodes (Chair)
    Mathematics & Statistics
    12-16
  • Dr. John Rice
    Sociology & Criminology
    15-17
  • Dr. Kelli Slaten
    Mathematics & Statistics
    11-17
  • Student Representative
    Bethany Meighen
  • Public School Administrator
    James McAdams, Principal, New Hanover High School
  • Public School Teacher
    Caroline Courter, Gregory Elementary School

Ex-Officio Members

  • Dr. Van Dempsey
    Dean, Watson College of Education
  • Dr. Susan Faircloth
    Educational Leadership
  • Dr. Kathy Fox
    Elementary, Middle Level & Literacy Education
  • Dr. Carol McNulty
    Associate Dean for Academic & Student Affairs
  • Dr. Ann Potts
    Associate Dean, Teacher Education & Outreach
  • Dr. Donyell Roseboro
    Instruction Technology, Foundations & Secondary Education