education

Heritage High School biology teacher receives Science Teaching Award from Randolph

Cathy Drumheller

The award honors a high school science teacher who has contributed significantly to the lives of students and exhibits excellence in the teaching of science.... READ MORE >>

Howell named president of American Association for Teaching and Curriculum

She also received the 2021 Francis P. Hunkins Distinguished Article Award in the category of teaching from the Curriculum Teaching Dialogue journal.... READ MORE >>

Q&A with new faculty: Beth Gafford

This fall, she’s teaching special education law, educational psychology and human development, survey of special education, curriculum and instruction for preK-12, and student teaching.... READ MORE >>

Randolph announces 2020-21 Academic & Leadership Awards

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2020-21 award winners ... READ MORE >>

Read with Wanda WildCat this winter

Wanda Reads

The 30-minute virtual sessions, held every Tuesday in February, will feature Wanda and Randolph’s education professors, alums, and/or current students reading a book and introducing related activities families can do at home.... READ MORE >>

Bedford teacher receives inaugural Science Teaching Award from Randolph

Randolph College recently named Bedford teacher Angela Beasley winner of the inaugural Science Teaching Award from Randolph (STAR), which honors a high school science teacher who has contributed significantly to the lives of students and exhibits excellence in the teaching of science. The award includes a $1,500 stipend, as well as an additional $1,000 as... READ MORE >>

Randolph professor honored with VACTE Student Impact Award

Cheryl Lindeman and Jasmine Fowler work together during Randolph's Summer Research Program in 2017.

The award is given each year to a faculty member who had a significant impact on an applicant to VACTE’s Initial Licensure Scholarship.... READ MORE >>

Telling their stories: Summer Research looking at how schools reflect social, economic changes

SRP 2020 Crystal Howell

Kyle May ’21 and education professor Crystal Howell are working to tell the stories of three different communities, reflected in both the industries that sustain them and the conditions of their schools, through work for Randolph’s Summer Research Program.... READ MORE >>

Deeper learning: Summer Research looks at how teachers learn

Sabrina Johnson '21 and education professor Cheryl Lindeman discuss their summer research project in downtown Lynchburg.

This summer, Sabrina Johnson ’21 and education professor Cheryl Lindeman are looking at how elementary math and science teachers create their own learning pathways through professional development activities, and how curiosity is integrated into their teaching philosophies. ... READ MORE >>

Randolph education student wins VACTE scholarship

Taylor Murphy '21

Taylor Murphy ’21 has received one of three scholarships recently awarded by the Virginia Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (VACTE).... READ MORE >>