Education & Human Services

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”
-John Dewey, Philosopher, Burlington native, UVM graduate (class of 1879)

Cutting-edge research, collaborative learning, inclusive and culturally-responsive instruction, and the unique needs of every student are the foundation of our work in teacher education. Hosting one of the country’s premiere conferences in higher education law, UVM’s annual Legal Issues in Higher Education Conference provides insights and strategies from leading experts in the field to shape and inform programs, policies, and practices at colleges and universities nationwide. We’re dedicated to bringing the latest findings and mindful, real-world experience to our educational offerings, affording new opportunities and promising strategies to help you guide and instruct the next generation.