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.


HWS Celebrates Six 2019 Fulbright Award Winners

Fulbright campus2This year, six Hobart and William Smith students have been selected to receive awards from the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Alexandra “Sasha” Carey ’18, MAT ’19, Loretta…
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Fulbright Award for Carey ’18, MAT ’19

sasha careyAlexandra “Sasha” Carey ’18, MAT ’19 has earned a 2019 U.S. Student Fulbright Award to Bulgaria, where she will begin an English Teaching Assistantship this September. Carey, who majored in…
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Smith ’18, MAT ’19 Earns 2019 Fulbright Award

miranda smithThis month, Miranda Smith ’18, MAT ’19 was named the recipient of a 2019 U.S. Student Fulbright Award to Malaysia. The award will support Smith as she undertakes an English…
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Arts Experience Festival Celebrates Inclusion in the Arts

Arts Experience, with guests from Adapt Community Network located in NYCThis April, more than 1,000 students, professors, community members and individuals with disabilities will gather at HWS to paint, dance, act and engage in other artistic activities during the annual…
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Abroad in Norwich

Abroad NorwichChloe Emler ’20, Carsen Lennon ’20 and Sarah Linsner ’20 are studying abroad at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, England where they are pursuing their academic passions while…
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