Our Values in Practice

what change will you make in the world?

  • Social Justice

Transforming Our Critical Conversations

Ximena Zúñiga’s pioneering scholarship on intergroup dialogue has made the UMass College of Education a center for this innovative social justice practice.

  • Community Engagement

Engineering with Paper Airplanes, Origami, and Good Junk

In Engineering School at Wildwood Elementary, UMass students are nurturing the next generation of STEM professionals.

  • Teaching

Embracing the Limitless Opportunities of an Education Career

From teacher to principal and from Massachusetts to China, Rena Mirkin has used her degree in education to go places she never imagined.