Preparing Educators to Become Changemakers
Located in the heart of dynamic Cambridge, Massachusetts, the Graduate School of Education has earned a reputation as New England’s largest and most respected provider of teacher preparation programs. We educate the teachers, leaders, curriculum coordinators, arts administrators, and specialists who change lives and effect social justice.
Carrying on founder Edith Lesley's commitment to experiential learning and intellectual curiosity, all of our programs incorporate arts, literacy, technology, and strategies for meeting the needs of diverse learners. By studying here, you'll integrate theory and practice, and improve through field-based experiences and ongoing feedback and support. You'll explore multiple perspectives and cultivate the self-reflection that will prepare you to be an effective and compassionate educator.
Become a vital member of our collaborative learning community, where our 5-year alumni employment rate is 97 percent—making your Lesley degree one of the best investments you'll ever make. And as a Lesley graduate, you’ll join an extensive network of alumni educators who are making a difference in students’ lives across the country and around the world.
We also offer professional development through our centers: