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Professors Named to GSE Search Advisory Committee

A group of professors from across the University is leading the search for a successor for James E. Ryan, the Dean of the Graduate School of Education.

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Faust Speaks on Education Gap in D.C.

The event featured remarks from U.S. Representative John R. Lewis and took place at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Peabody Terrace
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Peabody Terrace

Peabody Terrace, a complex of graduate student housing, Tuesday evening.

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Wolfram Alpha Founder Discusses Computational Thinking at Ed School

Coding, Wolfram argued, is “the enemy” of computational thinking. “I think with the low-level coding, it is as mechanical as a lot of the kind of math that kids find boring."

Harvard in the World

Ed School Ramps Up Global Initiatives

“The school has educated thousands of students who have gone on to advance public education all over the world,” said Education school Professor Fernando Reimers.

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At Ed School, Researcher Talks New York City School Choice

Dozens of educators, researchers, and students gathered at the Graduate School of Education to discuss research on school choice in New York City public schools.

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Education School Dean Talks Keys to Leadership

​James E. Ryan, dean of the Graduate School of Education, says good leaders must continually ask themselves two questions: “What truly matters?” and “How can I help?”

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Panelists Consider Challenges Facing College Athletics

University presidents and athletics administrators discussed amateurism, coaching and staff diversity, and several scandals that have dogged athletics programs in recent years.

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Faculty Question Administrators over Rejection of Michelle Jones

Interim Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Emma Dench said there was nothing “unusual” about Harvard’s decision to not admit Michelle Jones.

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Ed School Kicks Off Public Lecture Series

Kennedy School Professor Todd T. Rogers presented his study on the effects of automatic parental text alerts on the performance of Boston Public School students.

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Education School Dean Ryan to Depart for UVA

James E. Ryan, the Dean of the Graduate School of Education, will depart the school to become the president of the University of Virginia after this academic year.

"Harvard Against Hate"

The 10 Stories That Shaped 2016

There was no shortage of surprises in 2016. Between unprecedented penalties on members of undergraduate social organizations, the stunning rise of Donald Trump to the presidency, and a dining workers strike that lasted more than three weeks, events at Harvard and beyond defied expectations and challenged norms. The Crimson takes a look back at the essential stories of a pivotal year.


Storytelling Event Strengthens Bonds at Ed School

Thursday's hour-long event, called “Double Take: Stories That Make You Think Twice,” provided a venue for performers to speak openly about their personal experiences and struggles.

Closing the Achievement Gap

GSE Professors Argue for Educational Reform During Discussion

Two Graduate School of Education professors argued that systemic educational reform is necessary to close the achievement gap Tuesday.


Jeb Bush Discusses Education Reform, Inequality at GSE

Bush discussed his efforts to expand school choice and improve school accountability as governor of Florida.