Mission Statement

The mission of Howard University’s School of Education is to be a leader in:

  • preparing dynamic teachers, researchers, educational leaders, and human services professionals committed to improve teaching, learning, and research in urban and other diverse settings;
  • conducting multidisciplinary research and disseminating findings that inform policy and practice relevant to Black populations and other underserved groups;
  • analyzing and influencing educational and social policies to empower individuals, families, schools, and communities; and
  • promoting social justice, educational access, and opportunities for Black and underserved populations locally, nationally, and globally.

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