Congratulations to our 2021 Student Teacher of the Year:


James Michael Sapp

​UNC Chapel Hill


North Carolina Association of Colleges for Teacher Education

2016 Student Teacher of the Year:

Amanda Blakely

East Carolina University

2019 Student Teacher of the Year:

Bonnie Roop

UNC Charlotte


We also congratulate our other finalists:


         Madison Clark                                          Logan Ellis                                                    Ariel Glosson

       Elon University                               UNC Charlotte                              West Carolina University

           Dorcas Gyekye                                      ​Melissa Ramsey                                       Kimberly Schuh

         Duke University                       Gardner Webb University                        Meredith College

​           Mollie Sutphin                            Shannon Thomas                                   Robyn Verba

​          Salem College                        East Carolina University                         UNC Greensboro

2017 Student Teacher of the Year:

Eliana Berger

UNC Greensboro

NCACTE Student Teacher of the Year Award

We are proud to recognize these new educators. Click on their names to hear their introductions.

2018 Student Teacher of the Year:

Makayla Church

UNC Charlotte

2020 Student Teacher of the Year:

Grace Minter

Mid-Atlantic Christian University