Education

Creating solutions to modern problems requires a deep understanding of advanced research methods—whether in the classroom or an office setting. Education programs at Northeastern connect this research to the real-world by embracing innovation and creative thinking. Below, we’ve gathered tips, advice, and how-to guides to help you utilize information learned in the classroom and apply it to researching current and future problems.

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February 23, 2021

The Importance of Diversity in Higher Education

Diversity in higher education is important not just for universities, but for their communities, too.

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February 5, 2021

Professional Development Opportunities in Education

Whether you are entering the education field, maintaining professional currency, or striving for career advancement, there are many ways to engage in professional development to improve your practice. 

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November 13, 2020

What to Expect from an EdD Program

Here’s what you should know about EdD programs before applying.

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October 6, 2020

5 Media Literacy Activities for College Students

Students today need the skills to assess media thoughtfully and critically. Here’s how to incorporate it into the curriculum.

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July 31, 2020

5 Culturally Responsive Teaching Strategies

Today’s students come from varying backgrounds, necessitating this different approach to education.

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June 11, 2020

What is Urban Education?

Urban education offers a unique learning environment for teachers and students alike.

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May 29, 2020

4 Legal Issues in Higher Education

To make better decisions, higher education professionals need an understanding of the legal threats and risks to colleges and universities.

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May 25, 2020

8 Essential Traits for Effective Leadership in Higher Education

For leaders in higher education, it’s both an exciting and a challenging time. These 8 traits help effective leaders develop plans and make decisions for long-term success.

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May 15, 2020

How Educators are Making a Difference During a Global Pandemic

Here's a look at how students, graduates, and faculty from Northeastern’s Graduate School of Education are making a difference during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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A Day in the Life of a Graduate Student: How I Juggle Work and School  photo

April 16, 2020

A Day in the Life of a Graduate Student: How I Juggle Work and School 

Emily Lian, a curriculum writer and student in Northeastern’s Doctor of Education (EdD) program, discusses the challenges of working full-time while earning her EDD online.  

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