Fields passionate about teaching and service

Jacob Fields will address educational inequality head-on by teaching at an elementary school in Brooklyn as part of Teach For America. Read More

Future teachers gain classroom experience

Six courses traveled to tropical field stations in February

education

Department of Education

We prepare students for careers in elementary and secondary teaching, as well as a variety of education related fields. Our courses are small, interactive, rigorous, and grounded in the liberal arts.

Cornell education students come from varied places and backgrounds, and our graduates work in all types of schools across the country and internationally. Our faculty, staff, and education office are dedicated to assisting the unique journey of each of our students.