Teaching and Learning

In NYU Steinhardt’s Department of Teaching and Learning, you’ll be a part of a community that’s actively engaged with the theory and practice of how people learn. From our location in the heart of New York City, you’ll have access to one of the world’s most diverse and complex education systems – a training ground for building engaging learning spaces like no other.

As a Teaching and Learning student, you can:

  • Develop your teaching skills and build your expertise in your content area
  • Observe and train in global education systems
  • Engage with urban schools and communities
  • Learn how to promote equity and inclusion in the classroom
  • Bring digital technology into real-world learning spaces

Our dynamic faculty have a wealth of hands-on experience in the field, from directing special education programs to advocating for social justice policy in the education space. They will provide mentorship, guidance, and support on your path to becoming an effective educator.