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Welcome to the Department of Education. The department chair is David Hammer. He can be reached at: david.hammer@tufts.edu.

Application Deadlines

The following programs are open to considering post-deadline applications. Please contact the director of the program.

Deadline January 2

Deadline January 15

* The formal application period for admissions to the Middle and High School MAT program has closed. We will be able to review a limited number of applications from qualified candidates this spring. Candidates wishing to apply during this period should notify Laura Rogers of their intention to do so no later than April 15, 2019.

Department Highlights

Assistant Professor Brian Gravel and his collaborator Eli Tucker-Raymond just published STEM Literacies in Makerspaces: Implications for Learning, Teaching, and Research.
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The Faculty Research Awards Committee (FRAC) has awarded Education Faculty Shameka Powell a Summer Faculty Fellowship  for their project "Getting Off Track: Misalignment between district-level constructions of and school-site implementations of de-tracking policy."
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New Grant to Study Hip Hop Making Spaces Education Professor Brian Gravel and partners received a new research grant from the NSF's STEM+C program entitled "Using Culturally Sustaining Learning Environments to Explore Computational Learning & Identity." Learn more >

News, Events & Announcements

Check out our courses: Summer 2019 and Fall 2019!

View most recent and past issues of the department bulletin.

Save the Date: The 2019 Massachusetts Educational Recruiting Consortium (MERC) Career Fair will take place on Thursday, April 18 at Boston University.