The mission of the graduate social foundations of education program at 全球十大外围足球平台 is to educate knowledgeable, 有技能的领导者，他们创造有效的变革，并建立一个更公正的社会, 和平的世界.
UToledo has the only doctoral program in foundations of education in the region. Our graduate students think deeply about how social, cultural and ideological forces shape education. Our program is distinctive in its emphasis on community and culture, 社会正义与和平教育.
If you have an interest in education, in all its forms across society, this is the program for you. UToledo mentors and nurtures local educators and other professionals striving to improve the world. We actively recruit graduate students from underrepresented populations in the Toledo area.
Our graduate students bring extensive experience from working in schools and other community institutions. They also come with a strong desire to address the pressing issues they see in their communities. They want to understand the historical, social and institutional forces that lead to these issues.
校友 become positive leaders and role models, many in the central city of Toledo.
灵活性. 我们的课程为在职的专业人士提供服务. Courses are offered in a variety of formats: on-campus (evening classes), asynchronous online (courses can be accessed any time) and blended (online and on-campus).
全球十大外围足球平台参与. Our students have opportunities to learn and participate in these popular, community-based programs:
- Community Conversations for School Success — This education series attracts citizens, 学生和教育者讨论如何帮助所有学生成功.
- Padua Alliance Participatory Action 研究 — UToledo graduate students and community members team up to investigate how the history and culture of the community inform current social justice issues. 学生们在地区和国家活动中展示他们的研究成果.
- 教托莱多 — The Judith Herb 教育学院 collaborates with Toledo Public Schools in this initiative to recruit and prepare Toledo citizens to become Toledo teachers.
独一无二的和平教育收藏. No one has made more of an impact on peace education than internationally renowned peace scholar and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Betty Reardon. UToledo很自豪地在我们的M病房收藏里尔登收藏. Canaday Center for Special Collections in UToledo’s Carlson Library. 学生们可以接触到她丰富的学术知识.
我们也是 贝蒂里尔登和平教育资源中心 在吉勒姆大厅5260室. This center is home to a variety of materials for faculty, student and public use.
为和平教育期刊工作. UToledo教授. Dale Snauwaert创立 事实和平, a peer-reviewed, online journal of peace education and social justice. 学生参与作为文章提交审稿人.
- Studies nonviolence and democratic education in an interdisciplinary fashion
- Houses a unique, extensive, peace education library open to students
A social foundations of education graduate degree prepares students for careers as:
- 非营利组织和政府机构的专业人士, 重视多样性的全球十大外围足球平台机构和企业
Graduates of our master’s and doctoral programs have been hired as:
- Program and training specialist, Advocacy Learning Center, Minneapolis, Minn.
- Faculty, American Language Institute, 全球十大外围足球平台, Toledo, Ohio
- Dean, College of General Studies, Indiana Tech University, Fort Wayne, Ind.
- Co-director of The Truth Telling Project and visiting assistant director, Juniata大学, 亨廷顿, Pa.
该项目的研究生进行研究, present their work at national conferences and co-author articles with faculty.
- Our acclaimed, award-winning faculty members have diverse research interests, including:
- 美国社会政策与教育之间的关系.S. 以及其他国家
- 运用民俗学理论, methods and materials in promoting democratic and social reconstructionist education
- 种族关系, class and gender to the education of historically marginalized populations in the U.S.
- The impact of politics and institutions on the lives of educators and citizens in history
The 文化与制度变革 certificate was designed for professionals working in a variety of educational environments, 包括卫生和社会服务组织, P-12学校, 全球十大外围足球平台学院, 大学和非政府组织. 它为学生提供概念, skills and values to recognize and use culture more effectively in their professional practices as agents in institutional settings.
Courses foster awareness and understanding of culture and power, and deliver practical strategies. Students learn how to to contribute to a dynamic culture that extends access and privilege to members from all backgrounds and supports enactment of our national democratic values.
在一个社会和政治挑战日益增多的世界里, 和平教育对人类进步的重要性前所未有. UToledo’s Graduate Certificate in Foundations of Peace 教育 is designed for education professionals working in a variety of environments such as public schools, 全球十大外围足球平台学院, 大学和非政府组织.
发展概念, skills and values necessary to help tomorrow’s educators infuse peace education throughout their curriculum. The program caters to an interdisciplinary and international audience and effectively integrates philosophy, 政策及实务.