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Upcoming Events

Majors Week - Get to know the Education Major
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Paige Hall Media Center

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

Recent Events

PLEASE NOTE: This event has been cancelled.
Workshop on the Application and Interview Process for K-12 Employment
with Parry Graham, Tufts MAT '94, Assistant Superintendent at Wayland Public Schools
Thursday, February 7, 2019 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm

The 3rd Annual Middle School Latin Teachers Workshop
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 | 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Eaton 124

This workshop is for experienced and prospective Latin teachers.  Teachers will share:

  1. Lesson plans or rubric and final products for a special assignment.
  2. Stories or dialogues about classroom management (highlighting expectations, the type of conflict, and/or resolution).
  3. Experiences as members of a world language department.

RSVP to Susan E. Setnik by January 16th.

Department of Education Gathering
We would like to extend an invitation to a gathering in the Department of Education.
We will have two events, with the hope that one of them will suit your schedule. You are welcome to attend both!

  • Wednesday, December 5, 4:00-5:00pm in the 1st floor Media Center, Paige Hall.
  • Monday, December 10, 12:00-1:00pm in the 1st floor Media Center, Paige Hall.

Please RSVP to ensure we have enough food.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

The Department of Education Faculty and Staff

The Evolution of a Teaching Career: Ideals Into Reality
Friday, October 19, 2018 | 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Eaton Hall #201, Tufts University
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"When Grit Isn't Enough" - Book Talk with Linda Nathan
Thursday, September 13, 2018 | 4:00pm-6:00pm
Laminan Lounge, Olin Center
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Difficult Conversations, and How to Have Them
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 | 4:00pm-6:00pm
Paige Hall Conference Room
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"Practicing Racial Justice: Lessons from the Field"
Friday, April 27, 2018 | 8:30am-12:00pm
51 Winthrop Street, Tufts Medford Campus
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DACA 2 – A Fish-Bowl Event
Continued dialogue on supporting educators working to address the educational and social-emotional needs of students and families
Thursday, April 19, 2018 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
Paige Hall, Terrace Room
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Art Education Festival: Exhibiting art from Boston area K-12 students
Wednesday, April 11 - Saturday, April 14, 2018.
SMFA Atrium, 230 Fenway, Boston MA
Join us for the reception on Wednesday, April 11 from 4:00pm-6:00pm.
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Department of Education Information Session
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 | 12:00pm
Paige Hall Media Center
Come learn about the re-tuned undergraduate major and MA in Education, as well as new options for combined bachelors and Masters of Arts in Teaching.
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Promoting Effective SEL in Your Community
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | 8:00am-3:30pm
Tufts University, Medford Campus
Co-sponsored by the Tufts University Tisch College Social-Emotional Learning & Civic Engagement Initiative and Tufts University Department of Education, School Psychology Program
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Middle School Latin Teachers Workshop
Friday, February 2, 2018 | 3:30-5:30pm
Eaton 201
Middle School Latin Teachers will share materials and activities and describe their roles as educators of middle school students. Undergraduate and graduate language students who are considering a career in teaching are most welcome. Light refreshments will be available.

2017 DACA Speaker DACA: Supporting Educators to Address the Educational and Social-Emotional Needs of Students and Families
November 21, 2017 | 4:30-8:00pm
Crane Room, Paige Hall
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Understanding and Healing Trauma
November 15, 2017 | 5:00-6:30 pm
Crane Room, Paige Hall
Food will be provided
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GSAS Open House
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
5:30pm - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Register >
6:30pm - Paige Hall, Department of Education
Interested in an Education Department Graduate Program? Join us at 6:30pm in the Paige Hall Media Center. At that time, we will introduce programs and then break out for program-specific information sessions.

"A Philosophy of Teaching and Learning"
Open House and Reunion for Prospective Educators and Teacher-Alumni
Latin, Ancient Greek, and Classics
Friday, October 20, 2017 | 3:30-5:30 pm
Eaton Hall #201, Tufts University

Sample of Guests:
Mary Elizabeth DeCamp (Winchester High School, Winchester, MA)
Erin Cummins (Ursuline Academy, Dedham, MA)
Daniel Orazio (Newton South High School, Newton, MA)
Michael Howard (Boston Latin School, Boston, MA)

TeachUp, Meet New England's Leaders in Teacher Education
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 | 5:45-9:00pm
Gutman Library Conference Center
Harvard Graduate School of Education
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Tufts University STEM Education Student Symposium and Reception
Friday, September 15, 2017 | 1:00pm
Austin Room, Tisch Library
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Insurgent Knowledges: Book talk with Damien Sojoyner and Sabina Vaught
Thursday, September 14, 2017 | 4:00-6:00pm
Crane Room, Paige Hall
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May, 2017
Annual end of the year reception in honor of our School Partners, Mentors, Supervising Practitioners and Program Supervisors who work to support Tufts Pre-Service Teachers and School Psychologist.
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April, 2017
Art Education MAT students put their students art work on display at the annual year end Art Education Festival.
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Art of the Renistance Exhibit
April 20th Art of Resistance Exhibit
Don't Let the System Trap you in Dogma
Exhibit ran from April 20 through May in the Tisch Library.
Sponsored by the Sponsored by the Tufts Department of Education's Diversity Development Fund and the Tisch Library.
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Black Life and Carceral Cities
Thursday, April 6, 2017 | 5:00-7:00pm
Alumnae Lounge, Tufts University

Rashad Shabazz, associate professor in the School of Social Transformations at Arizona State University, was a keynote speaker. Watch the video >

Middle School Latin Teachers workshop and discussion
Friday, February 3, 2017 | 3:30-5:00pm
Eaton Hall 201


  • Keeping Latin current and beloved for our middle school students
  • Technology in the middle school classroom
  • Choosing textbooks or instructional materials

Please plan to bring one lesson plan, project, or SMART goal to share. We hope this can be an opportunity for teachers to share resources and for graduate and undergraduate students to learn more about the field. Refreshments available.

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