The Education department prepares scholar activists in field such as social justice, teaching through drama, science education, mathematics education, literacy, and special education. The department’s New York State-registered programs lead to licensure for public school teaching in grades 1-6, in grades 1-6 for students with disabilities, in most secondary school subjects, and in art for grades K-12.


Teaching in Guadeloupe

This summer, Erika Ireland '19 will intern for US Commercial Service, the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce's Internation Trade Administration, in Paris, France. The opportunity is made possible through the Charles H. Salisbury International Summer Internship stipend.Erika Ireland ’19 has been selected by the Cultural Services division of the French Embassy in the U.S. to participate in the Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF). She will…
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Kellogg ’19 Wins Fulbright to Czech Republic

Kellogg Meredith-00035Meredith Kellogg ’19 is the recipient of a 2019 U.S. Student Fulbright Award to the Czech Republic, where she will serve as an English Teaching Assistant beginning in August. A…
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Second-Graders Visit HWS

Students concluded the event with lunch at the Vandervort Room in Scandling Center. Volunteer and recent graduate of the Colleges, Swellar ZhuoÕ 19, who recently accepted an AmeriCorps VISTA position with Rochester Youth Year, noted Òas a recent alumnae, I enjoyed spending my morning with the 2nd graders.Last week, more than 170 second-graders from North Street Elementary School toured Hobart and William Smith to experience a day in the life of a college student. The immersive campus…
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The Legacy of America Reads at HWS

America Reads 002The Center for Community Engagement and Service Learning (CCESL) recently held an event in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Colleges’ commitment to tutoring that included a conversation with…
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Celebrating Graduates’ Academic Success

Academic Achievement 7At the annual Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony on Saturday, Hobart and William Smith honored graduating seniors and master’s of arts in teaching candidates with annual prizes from the Colleges and international…
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