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College to Increase Teacher Licensure Offerings in Special Ed

Friday, June 6, 2014

Wilmington College received state approval to begin offering a course of study leading to teaching licensures in special education from kindergarten through grade 12.

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WC Honors 'Best and Brightest' at Student Recognition Ceremony

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Wilmington College honored juniors and seniors for academic achievement and leadership activities April 28 at its 33rd annual Student Recognition Ceremony.

WC Anticipates Approval for K-12 Special Education Program to Start Fall 2014

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Wilmington College will be submitting a program proposal in March to the Ohio Board of Regents seeking approval to offer multi-age (K-12) intervention specialist licensure.

Education Department Hosts Student Teacher Reception

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Wilmington College’s Education Department celebrated the successful completion of the student teaching component for seven of its soon-to-be graduates by holding its semi-annual Student Teacher Reception Nov. 20.

Graduate Studies Offering Master's Level Courses Leading to Reading Endorsement

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Wilmington College’s Graduate Studies program is offering three courses this fall leading to the reading endorsement.

College Implements 4-Credit Hour System

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Students are experiencing wide-ranging changes in their academic curriculum designed to broaden their knowledge and skill sets. Starting this fall semester, the College has implemented a four credit hour system and begun a new general education curriculum that utilizes infused skills.

25 New Licensure Candidates Complete Field Experience

Friday, April 19, 2013

Wilmington College President Jim Reynolds offered advice to graduating teacher education students that are on the threshold of joining what he described as “an incredibly noble profession.”

Alumnus Earns Top Ohio Teacher Award

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Stepnenie Paul Eriksson, an English teacher at Blanchester High School, was named “Outstanding English Language Arts Educator” for Ohio’s high schools.

College Offering Graduate Course in Reading Practicum

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Wilmington College is offering a reading practicum course this spring for teachers who have graduated from the College’s early childhood and middle childhood education programs since 2001 and who have 12 hours of reading and lack only the remediation of reading problems practicum in order to qualify for the reading endorsement.

Education Department Hosts Fall Student Teacher Reception

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Wilmington College President Jim Reynolds hearkened the recent political campaign as a “season of incivility” as he addressed the College’s newest teacher licensure candidates Wednesday (Nov. 14) upon conclusion of their student teaching experience.

Banned Books Read-In Brings Censorship to Light

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

More than three-dozen Wilmington College students, faculty and staff stopped by Watson Library Monday (Oct. 1) to read, listen, contemplate and enjoy homemade desserts at the annual Banned Books Read-in.

Banned Books Read-In Planned at Watson Library

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Wilmington College’s Education Department and Watson Library are sponsoring the annual Banned Books Read-In as part of the National Library Association's 30th anniversary observance of “Banned Books Week.”

Education Department Hosts Student Teacher Reception

Thursday, April 12, 2012

The Education Department held a reception honoring this spring’s successful student teachers — now officially known as licensure candidates — and recognizing their cooperating teachers, principals, superintendents and WC’s field experience personnel.

Teacher Education Students Honored for Completing Student Teaching

Friday, November 18, 2011

WC faculty, administrators, school supervisors and cooperating teachers recognized more than two-dozen Wilmington College seniors that successfully completed their student teaching experience.

Story about Penguins Is Most Banned Book of Past Five Years

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

How can a true story about two penguins from New York City’s Central Park Zoo that fall in love, adopt a stray penguin egg and live happily ever after be the most controversial book of the past five years?

College Receives $100,000 eTech Grant

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Wilmington College received a $100,000 grant for expanding the use of technology in its teacher preparation programs at Wilmington City, Hillsboro City and Clinton-Massie Local schools.

Education Students Recognized for Completing Student Teaching

Friday, November 12, 2010

The College held a reception Nov. 11 honoring student teachers and thanking their cooperating teachers, supervisors and school administrators.

WC Students Make Pledge in Observance of the 'Week of the Young Child'

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Numerous Wilmington College students studying teacher education have made a pilgrimage to the Campus Rock this week. Once at the recently whitewashed, seven-ton boulder located just north of College Hall, they traced their hands with a colored marker and signed their names.

Student Teaching 'Journey' Celebrated at WC Reception

Thursday, April 8, 2010

Aspiring teachers at Wilmington College spoke of the “wonderful, meaningful experience” of student teaching that will catapult them into careers as educators at the spring Student Teacher Reception Wednesday (April 7).

College Receives 'Friend of Education' Award

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

President Dan DiBiasio accepted the 2010 Friend of Education award on behalf of the College as WC was lauded for its numerous town/gown cultural, educational and outreach programs.

16th Annual Banned Books Read-In Planned at Watson Library

Friday, September 18, 2009

Students, faculty, staff and other Wilmington community members are invited to read 10 to 15-minute passages from books that have been banned anywhere in the world at Wilmington College's 16th annual Banned Books Read-In. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the main floor of Watson Library.

Long-time English Prof Recognized as 'Friend of Education'

Monday, August 20, 2007

Dr. Gloria P. Flaherty was recognized as a “Friend of Education” by Phi Delta Kappa chapter 1503 on April 24.