Tag Archives: Education

TROY-Kellogg partnership expands to help more Dothan preschools

August 31, 2017
By Greg Phillips

A Troy University program aimed at helping Dothan area preschoolers better prepare for kindergarten is doubling in scope thanks to a funding increase.

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has increased funding for Project Pre-K to K Transition, a three-year program that offers training, supplies and hands-on support to child care centers in the Dothan area.

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Summer Spectacular brings valuable experience to education students

July 4, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Education majors had a chance to gain some hands-on experience during Troy University’s annual Summer Spectacular.

The month-long learning enrichment camp took place during June at the Dothan Campus and allowed TROY students to lead patriotic-themed lesson plans for more than 50 children between the ages of 4 and 12.

This year’s theme, Patriotism: America…

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TROY alum named executive director of national principals association

June 9, 2017
By Greg Phillips

A Troy University alum has been named to one of the top education positions in the country.

Dr. Earl Franks was recently named executive director of the National Association of Elementary School Principals, the nation’s largest association of elementary and middle school principals.

Franks, who received Bachelor of Music Education, Master of Science in Education…

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