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Our Values in Practice

what change will you make in the world?

  • Teaching

Becoming a Teacher in 180 Days

Christopher McCarthy and Justin Bates are among the hundreds of teachers who have launched their careers in urban education through the intensive and rewarding 180 Days in Springfield program.

  • Teaching

A Groundbreaking Pioneer of Media Education

As a high school teacher and UMass professor, Professor Emerita Liane Brandon was instrumental in developing the field of media education.

  • Research

Understanding the Crucial Links between Families and Schools

Sarah Fefer’s research demonstrates that family-school partnerships are essential in supporting students with challenging behaviors.