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HGSE Orientation 2017

Harvard Graduate School of Education welcomed students back to Appian Way this week. Among the incoming cohort are 636 Ed.M. students, 48 doctoral students, and 10 C.A.S. students.

Addicted to Reform

John Merrow, Ed.D.'73, author of "Addicted to Reform: A 12-Step Program to Rescue Public Education," looks at why, despite the tremendous energy focused on reform, he sees very little real change happening in education — and suggests ways to break that cycle.

Bringing Lessons Home

Recent alum Andrew Nalani's summer program helps youth in his home country of Uganda develop leadership and entrepreneurship skills through emotional intelligence, creativity, and project management skills.

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Usable Knowledge is an online resource from the Harvard Graduate School of Eduction 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.

Sneha Shrestha

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

Lynneth Solis

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

Darnisa Amante

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

Alex Tavares

Ed.M.'17 – Technology, Innovation, and Education; Harvard iLab Venture Incubation Program

Scott Bustabad

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

Lyn Mikel Brown

Ed.D.'89; Colby College professor; author of Powered by Girl: A Field Guide to Supporting Youth Activists