West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Sigma Omega chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society for education students, welcomed 13 new members during an initiation ceremony held on campus on Sept. 25.
Selection as a member of Kappa Delta Pi is based on high academic achievement, a commitment to education as a career and a professional attitude that assures steady growth in the profession. The inductees were selected for their ideals of scholarship, integrity in service and commitment to excellence in teaching and its allied professions.
All members of the Sigma Omega chapter of WVU Parkersburg must be admitted into the college’s Elementary Education program, receive a recommendation by a faculty member, maintain a 3.0 grade point average and fully commit to the ideals of Kappa Delta Pi.
New members include:
Kappa Delta Pi was founded in 1911 to foster excellence in education, promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching and support the professional growth and teaching practices of educators throughout their career.
For more information about WVU Parkersburg’s Kappa Delta Pi chapter, contact Cathy Ferris at 304-424-8000, ext. 480, or ude.puvwnull@sirrefc.