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Human Potential Transformed

At Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development, our faculty, staff, students, and alumni are changing society through action. Our academic programs prepare professionals who dismantle systemic barriers and create positive change for all children and families.

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Where Research Becomes Action

Innovative, relevant, and timely research. Strong, authentic partnerships. BU Wheelock is home to outstanding researchers whose work is having an impact at Boston University and beyond. We work with our community partners to use that knowledge to address the challenges they face. And our graduate and undergraduate students have the opportunity to engage in and learn from these partnerships.

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By the Numbers

58 K+

Alumni worldwide

60 %

of all applicants were offered a scholarship over the last two years

$ 17.8 M

in external research funds awarded in 2022

19

Research Centers, Institutes & Labs

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Catalysts for Change

BU Wheelock faculty, staff, students, and alumni write about some of the issues and challenges they care about most. Read our blog to learn more about their perspectives, research findings, and opinions on emerging trends, issues, and developments within their fields.

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Upcoming Events

Professional Development

Conference Prep Workshop

Day: Monday Mar 4th Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Graduate Admissions Info Session (Virtual)

Day: Thursday Mar 7th Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm Zoom
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2024 BU Wheelock Forum: Thriving Individuals, Teams, and Systems (two-day conference)

Day: Thursday Mar 21st Time: 3:30pm - 3:15pm 43 Hawes Street, Brookline, MA
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Conversations with the Dean, Creating a Sustained, Thriving Special Education Teacher Workforce – What Will It Take?

Day: Thursday Mar 28th Time: 3:00pm - 3:45pm Zoom Webinar/Online
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2023 BU Wheelock Magazine cover showcasing Anthony Jack with a headline reading "College is for Everybody"

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Giving

In all our work, we're grateful to our supporters who join us in the belief that education and positive development are the most powerful tools we have for promoting equity and social justice, and for ensuring that all human beings have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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