strengthen our global competitiveness
Our ability to compete globally demands that we meet the educational needs of the 21st century.
Science, technology, and a global perspective are all requirements for continued innovation and economic prosperity. CEHD is a pioneer in using classroom-based technology to get students excited about learning. The STEM Education Center is translating everyday life experience into engaging and culturally relevant K-12 curriculum, encouraging teachers to integrate math and science throughout the school day.
CEHD students take advantage of global partnerships and study-abroad experiences to increase their understanding of other cultures, international education and world issues.
Stories from those who are Improving Lives
- CEHD’s Special Education Degree is Top Three in United States
According to Best Education Degrees, the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD)’s Department of Educational Psychology special education undergraduate program is the third best in the nation. The organization’s […]
- Improving Lives Around the World Through Adventure Learning
In my last post for ImprovingLives.org in 2016, I detailed an expedition I led in the Canadian Arctic as part of a larger adventure learning initiative called The Changing Earth. […]
- CEHD Blog Compilation: Education Technology
The University of Minnesota College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) is a world leader in education technology. From educational apps that engage students through emerging mobile technology to developing […]
Engaging Science Education
Professor Gillian Roehrig works on a NASA-funded project addressing the need for global climate change education. CYCLES is a three-year professional development program for teachers (grades 5-12) focused on teaching climate change science that is placed-based, culturally relevant, interdisciplinary, and technologically rich.