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Earn an ESL Endorsement in Summer 2020!

Earn an ESL endorsement  this summer!

Earn an English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement in just one summer!

Apply for 2020 KY Reading Project Summer Institute

Kentucky Reading Project 2020 application open

Kentucky Reading Project is taking applications from P-5 teachers for the 2020-21 Summer Institute. The Kentucky Reading Project is a year-long professional development opportunity that begins with two weeks of intensive workshops based on the needs of participants. This summer’s the workshop will be June 1-5th and 8-12th.

Apply for EKU Adolescent Literacy Project 2020

EKU Adolescent Literacy Project

The EKU Adolescent Literacy Project invites applications from central Kentucky middle and high school teams of at least two English / language arts, social studies, and/or special education teachers who collaborate with ELA or social studies.

Wilder Named Higher Education Environmental Educator of the Year

Melinda Wilder Higher Education Environmental Educator of the Year

Retired Eastern Kentucky University Professor, Dr. Melinda Wilder has been recognized by the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) as the 2019 Higher Education Educator of the Year. names EKU's Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) as BEST VALUE for graduate level teacher certification

Best Value Star

EKU’s Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program has been recognized by as a low-cost and high-quality master’s degree to prepare individuals for a career in teaching.

Adolescent Literacy Project 2019


In late July, 21 local teachers gathered at Caudill Middle School for four days of learning centered around adolescent literacy. The Adolescent Literacy Project, led by Co-Directors Dr. Dorie Combs and Dr. Eileen Shanahan, is sponsored by the Collaborative Center for Literacy Development (CCLD).

CAPT-Richmond Professional Development


On August 1st, participants in the Clinical Apprenticeship for the Preparation of Teachers Program (CAPT-Richmond) participated in an exciting day of professional development at EKU.  Educational sessions on co-teaching, differentiation, and technology were offered throughout the day.  These sessions were conducted by pre-service teachers, EKU instructors, and Corbin (CAPT

College of Education Graduates 230 Students During Spring Commencement

Commencement spring 2019

On May 11 230 College of Education Students, families and friends gathered to celebrated their graduation from Eastern Kentucky University in Alumni Coliseum.  During the graduation ceremony 108 bachelor degrees, 115 master degrees, 4 doctorate and 8 specialist degrees were awarded to College of Education students.

Dr. Cynthia Resor selected EKU Foundation Professor

2019-2021 EKU Foundation Professor

Dr. Cynthia Williams Resor, professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, was recently selected as a 2019-2021 EKU Foundation Professor.

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