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The Maria Mitchell Observatory, home to the Department of Education


  • Maria Hantzopoulos - Education Department Chair - July 2018 - Spring 2021

The Department of Education at Vassar College reflects the philosophy that a broad liberal arts education is the cornerstone of successful teaching. We emphasize the importance of critical reflection in developing an emerging philosophy of education and teaching. The department offers teacher preparation programs as well as the major or correlate in educational studies. More.