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Welcome to the Department of Education. The department chair is Sabina Vaught. She can be reached at: sabina.vaught@tufts.edu.

Programs Accepting Applications

MAT in Art Education

MAT in Elementary STEM Education

MAT in Middle & High School Education

MA in Museum Education

MS in STEM Education

Undergraduate Major and Minor in Education

Department Highlights

Director of the MA in Educational Studies, Professor Sabina Vaught recently published Compulsory: Education and the Dispossession of Youth in a Prison School.
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Cynthia Robinson, Director of Museum Studies, received the 2017 John Cotton Dana Award for Leadership, presented by the Education Committee of the American Alliance of Museums (AAM).
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Double Jumbo Roxana Woudstra (2014 MA in Educational Studies) named as the new Director of Graduate Admissions!
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News, Events & Announcements

Check out our Summer classes!

Art of the Renistance ExhibitArt of Resistance Exhibit
Don't Let the System Trap you in Dogma
Tufts Tisch Library, main floor
(Online slideshow forthcoming)


Check out our most recent and past issues of the Department Bulletin.

Open positions: (Non-tenure-track)
Part-time Lecturer in Language Arts Curricula
Part-time Lecturer in Educational Studies

Fall Courses Highlights

ED 112: Mathematics Learning Environments
Day & Time: Wednesday, 4:30-7:15pm
Instructor: Mary Caddle

ED 189: Role of Story in Education

Day & Time: Tuesday/Thursday, 12-1:15pm
Instructor: Linda Beardsly

ED 191: Literacy in Action
Day & Time: Monday 1:30-4:15pm @WSS and Wednesday 1:30-2:30pm @Tufts
Instructor: Linda Beardsly

ED 191: School-Prison Nexus
Day & Time: Monday, 1:20-4:20pm
Instructor: Sabina Vaught
TA: Deirdre Judge