UNCG Campus Weekly

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Dr. Wayne Journell

Photo of Dr. Wayne JournellDr. Wayne Journell (TEHE) was recently named as the recipient of the 2014 Early Career Award from the College and University Faculty Assembly (CUFA) of the National Council for the Social Studies. According to the award description, the recipient of this award is engaged in scholarly inquiry that is characterized by conceptual and/or empirical evidence, rigor, coherence, and sophistication, and must hold potential to contribute significantly to scholarship in the field. He will receive this award at the National Council for the Social Studies annual meeting next month in Boston.

Journell will also receive the 2014 CUFA SITE/NTLI Award, which recognizes an exemplary paper related to technology in social studies education that will be presented at the CUFA annual meeting. Journell’s paper, which was co-authored by UNCG alumni Melissa Beeson (now an assistant professor at Salem College) and current UNCG doctoral candidate Cheryl Ayers, is titled “Exploring TPCK in One-to-One High School Civics Classrooms.” They will also receive this award at the NCSS annual meeting next month in Boston.