NYU Steinhardt’s Department of the Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions (HMSS) is primarily devoted to the discipline-based study of education and other institutions, processes, and policies. The bulk of our faculty – including economists, historians, philosophers, political scientists, and sociologists – investigate urgent social trends and questions in the United States and throughout the world.
- Students of All Races Prefer Teachers of Color, Finds Steinhardt Study
- Study by Kathleen Ziol-Guest Finds Shifting Gaps in Educational Attainment Among Students of Different Incomes
- Is Smaller Better When it Comes to School Learning Environments?
- Classroom Program Increases School Breakfast Participation, Not Obesity