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Why Schools Need Policies That Support Transgender Student Rights

Transgender students have a right to learn in safe and accepting schools. Learn more about creating inclusive environments and supporting transgender student rights.

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How to Be an Impactful Mentor Teacher

How can a mentor teacher support struggling teachers? Explore how an MA in educational leadership prepares graduates to help teachers overcome challenges.

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How Teachers Can Manage Anxiety and Uncertainty in Education

What strategies can help manage teacher anxiety? Discover how a master’s in educational leadership prepares educators to navigate stressful times and thrive.

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How to Balance School and Work: Tips for Teaching While Getting a Master’s Degree

Explore tips on how to balance school and work. Learn how an online MA in Educational Leadership empowers educators to build their careers while teaching.

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How Education Leaders Can Promote Organizational Change

How can leaders in education create organizational change? Explore how an MA in educational leadership prepares educators to build equity through change.

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Trauma-Informed Educational Leadership: Tips for Improving Social-Emotional Learning in Your School

How does trauma-informed leadership create more equity in education? Discover how an MA in educational leadership prepares educators to support all students.

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Cultivating Liberation, Justice, and Joy in Schools

As part of Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action, our School of Education at Mills College hosted a panel discussion on Cultivating Liberation, Justice, and Joy in Schools. Mills Professor, Dr. Clifford Lee, facilitated. Dr. Nadia Lopez, Dr. Malena Banks and Black Teacher Project-affiliated STEM Educator Ray'Von Jones were our esteemed panelists; Dean of our SOE, Dr. Wendi S. Williams, led with opening remarks.

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Trauma-Informed Teaching: Tips for Educators

Students who have experienced trauma have unique learning needs. Learn about tips for trauma-informed teaching that can help educators promote better outcomes.

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What Does an Education Nonprofit Director Do?

How do nonprofit directors make a difference in education? Discover how an MA in Educational Leadership prepares leaders for success in the nonprofit world.

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The Importance of Mental Health Training for Teachers

Mental health issues among school-age children have skyrocketed in recent years. As a result, mental health training for teachers has become vitally important.

While Mills is charting a new path for the future, we are still enrolling graduate students for fall 2021.