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You Cannot Be What You Cannot See

Reshma Saujani, founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, reflects on why closing the gender gap in technology is crucial. (Photo courtesy of Girls Who Code.)

What's Ahead for Special Education?

How federal policy may shift for students with disabilities — and how educators can continue to advocate.

Ryan to Become President of the University of Virginia

The University of Virginia has announced Dean James Ryan as its next president. He will step down as dean of HGSE at the end of this academic year. (Photo: Rose Lincoln/Harvard News Office)

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Usable Knowledge is an online resource from the Harvard Graduate School of Education that aims to make education research and best practices accessible to educators, policymakers, members of the media, nonprofit leaders, entrepreneurs, and parents.

Learn to Change the World

Our graduate degrees and professional education programs explore every facet of education, from pre-K through college, in school and after school, and across the human lifespan.

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Doctoral Programs

Become fully immersed in one of the world’s most dynamic and influential intellectual communities.

Master's Programs

Explore the most challenging and exciting questions in education research, policy, and practice.

Professional Education

Expand your skills and professional network through transformative online and on-campus programs.

Our Impact
HGSE alumni are changing the world through education.
Our Community

The HGSE faculty is a singularly impressive group of scholars, researchers, practitioners, and policymakers actively working to improve the state of education worldwide.

Anthony Jack

Junior Fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows; Assistant Professor (appointment to begin July 1, 2019)

Josephine Kim

Lecturer on Education; Licensed Mental Health Counselor; National Certified Counselor

Students and Alumni

Through their work across all areas of the education sector, our students and alumni work to ensure that every child has the opportunity to fulfill his or her potential.

Darienne Driver

Ed.M.'06, Ed.D.'14; superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools

Jeff Perrotti

C.A.S.'85; director of the Safe Schools Program for LGBTQ Students

Lynneth Solis

Doctoral candidate; Ed.M.'10 – Mind, Brain, and Education

Sneha Shrestha

Ed.M.’17, founder of the Children’s Art Museum of Nepal (CAM)

Darnisa Amante

Ed.L.D.'16; CEO and co-founder of the Disruptive Equity Education Project

Scott Bustabad

Ed.M.’15. – Teacher Education Program; public high school teacher and advocate

John Merrow

Ed.D.'73; former education correspondent for the PBS NewsHour; author of Addicted to Reform: A 12-Step Program to Rescue Public Education