By the light of the silvery moon: Teacher moonlighting and the dark side of teachers’ work (2018) by Eleanor Blair has been nominated for the 2018 Society of Professors of Education Outstanding Book Award. The Society is a professional and academic association open to all persons engaged in teacher preparation, curriculum studies, educational foundations, and related activities. The awards will be given out in conjunction with the 2019 American Educational Research Association annual meeting in Toronto in April.
Gayle Wells, Health & Physical Education faculty member, along with colleagues Emily Virtue, Carol MacKusick, Amy Murphy-Nugen, Amy Rose, and Melissa Snyder, published an article entitled, “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: Using A Common Read to Transform a Learning Community.” Read the entire article here: https://washingtoncenter.evergreen.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1155&context=lcrpjournal
Dr. Lori Caudle, Associate Professor in Birth-Kindergarten Education, published a book titled, “Teachers and Teaching: Global Practices, Challenges, and Prospects. For more information: https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=64352
Alex Hill, a 2015 MAEd in School Counseling graduate, gave the August convocation address, along with her two sisters, at the NC School for Science and Math. Read more here: https://www.ncssm.edu/news/2018/07/19/hill-sisters-to-speak-at-convocation-on-august-15
Drs. Ethan Schilling, Mickey Randolph, and Candace Boan-Lenzo published a paper titled “Job Burnout in School Psychology: How Big is the Problem” in the journal, Contemporary School Psychology. This paper examines the extent of feelings of job burnout among school psychologists practicing in the Southeastern US and offers suggestions for preventing burnout and effectively intervening when such feelings occur in practitioners. For more information, go to: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/pits.22154.