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Department of Education


Visitors at the museum

The Department of Education is connected to other areas throughout the university and surrounding communities. Some faculty have dual appointments in education and other departments; some conduct research collaboratively across the Schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering. Here are a few examples of programs, departments, and organizations with which we have ongoing affiliations.

Partner Schools and Community Affiliations

Many of our M.A.T. candidates student teach in partner schools in Boston, Cambridge, Malden, Medford, and Somerville or participate in the Writer's Den in Malden. School Psychology students work in partner schools in Boston, Cambridge, Lawrence, Wayland, and Concord. Museum Education students intern at institutions such as the Isabella Stuart Gardner Museum and Museum of Fine Arts. Makerspaces have been created and cultivated by Department of Education faculty and students such as Nedlam's Workshop.

Tufts Departments

Department of Education faculty teach courses or are affiliated in the following departments: