Welcome to Educational Studies
The Educational Studies Department, in collaboration with colleagues on campus and in the community, strives to:
- provide opportunities for students to engage in the study of education as an interdisciplinary field of inquiry and advocacy;
- prepare teachers to provide social service and leadership in culturally diverse, economically challenged, public educational systems; and
- develop both contributions within the context of Macalester's continuing commitments to academic excellence, internationalism, cultural pluralism, and civic engagement.
As a selective liberal arts college in a resource-rich urban setting, Macalester offers distinctive opportunities to fulfill this multifaceted mission.
Featured speaker for our Annual Education & Advocacy Event
"POWERFUL TEACHING: POWERFUL SCHOOLS; ENGAGING YOUTH IN THE DIGITAL AGE"
Ernest Morrell, Macy Professor of Education; Director, Institute for Urban Minority Education, Teachers College, Colombia University, NYC
Tuesday, November 1 and Wednesday, November 2, 2016