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NTHF Washington, D.C., and Emporia Induction Activities

May 24, 2023 The Teachers College

The five career teachers in the National Teachers Hall of Fame Class of 2023 traveled recently to Washington D.C., to participate in the first part of induction ceremonies. The Emporia induction activities will begin June 12.

Elizabeth Dobler is 2023 Roe R. Cross Distinguished Professor at Emporia State University

April 27, 2023 The Teachers College

A professor of elementary education with a focus on reading and literacy is the 2023 Roe R. Cross Distinguished Professor at Emporia State University. Dr. Elizabeth Dobler received the award during a surprise presentation at the conclusion of her Dr. John E. King Endowed Professor Lecture in The Teachers College this afternoon (Thursday, April 28, 2023).

Psychology Degrees Open Multiple Career Paths

April 18, 2023 The Teachers College

Emporia State University’s Department of Psychology continues to invest in high-impact practices to ensure that graduates succeed in good career paths while making positive changes in the world.

National Teachers Hall of Fame Names New Executive Director

April 13, 2023 The Teachers College

The Board of Trustees of the National Teachers Hall of Fame has hired Dr. Ralph H. Draper as the new executive director. Dr. Draper has more than 30 years of experience in administrative functions that have required organizational, communicative, and interpersonal skills.

Dr. Clinton Longacre Honored with HPER Building Dedication

April 4, 2023 The Teachers College

Dr. Clinton Longacre will be honored with an Emporia State Health, Physical Education, and Recreation Building Dedication at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 7. The dedication will take place in front of the HPER building. Following the dedication, the public is invited to attend the HPER Hall of Honor at 2 p.m. in Gym D in the HPER building.

National Teachers Hall of Fame Announces 2023 Inductees

March 28, 2023 The Teachers College

Five career teachers from across the country have just learned that they have been selected as Class of 2023 inductees into The National Teachers Hall of Fame in June. With a combined total of 149 years of full-time teaching, the newest inductees include: