LEHE Graduate Program Matriculation Information for Advisees
I strive to create positive relationships with advisees in order to support successful graduate school experiences. This site is designed to allow me to share materials and important advising dates. Please let me know if you find any misinformation or if you have ideas of additional information that would be helpful to include. I look forward to working with you as your advisor as you move through LEHE MAEd programs at ECU.
Elizabeth Swaggerty, PhD
A Welcome Message from the LEHE Department Chair
Welcome to the Department of Literacy Studies, English Education, and History Education in the College of Education at East Carolina University! We are thrilled that you have joined our roster of outstanding current and past students who have and continue to inquire, research, and implement innovative teaching practices in a variety of educational settings. The department is organized into three program areas; Reading Education, English Education, and History Education offering two graduate degrees – MAEd in Reading Education and MAEd in Curriculum and Instruction (with separate concentrations in English Education and History/Social Studies Education). The programs are designed to produce teachers and teacher leaders who are reflective practitioners and who provide professional service to the community, the state, and the nation. This handbook is intended to assist you in securing answers to a number of questions that may arise during your program.
While the graduate programs in the Department of Literacy Studies, English Education, and History Education strive to make the information in this handbook as timely and accurate as possible, they make no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy or completeness of the contents, and expressly disclaim liability for errors and omissions in the contents. This handbook is not a contract between the University and students. Furthermore, the University reserves the right to make changes to the content of this handbook without notice to students. Information should be confirmed with the current ECU Graduate Catalog and website.
Dr. Katherine Misulis
Associate Professor and Chair
LEHE Department Faculty
Department Faculty Member Profiles and Contact Information: http://coeweb.ecu.edu/Directory/lehe/
Mikkaka Overstreet, Assistant Professor of Reading Education, firstname.lastname@example.org