Coronavirus Information

College of Education faculty and staff are dedicated to supporting our students through this challenging time. Please contact us with any questions. We are here to help!

COVID-19 Self-Assessment Form

Staring 8/17/2020, all GVSU faculty, staff, and students are required to complete this self-assessment 7 days/week to assist GVSU with tracking coronavirus. The self-assessment should be completed daily before noon, regardless of if you are on-campus or not. Additional information about the assessment can be found on the Laker's Together website.

Thank you to our students, and congratulations graduates!

Thank you, our GVSU College of Education students, for all of your hard work over the past academic year. Throughout 2020-2021, we appreciate your flexibility, dedication, passion, and excellence. When working with our partner schools, you continue to exceeded expectations and provide high-quality learning to students throughout the state. Check out our Congratulations video for a salute from faculty and staff, as well as a list of Winter 2021 graduates.

You have accomplished so much this semester, and we look forward to what the future brings!


Why Study Education at GVSU?

Grand Valley State University's College of Education is an ideal choice for undergraduate and graduate programs in the fields of education, teaching, and counseling. Offering courses since 1964, the college provides high quality programs with small class sizes. With a commitment to educational principles such as active learning, interaction of theory and practice, and learning relevancy, the College of Education offers students the type of personalized attention needed to become leaders in their fields.


GVSU College of Education News

Partnership with Battle Creek provides scholarships

Partnership with Battle Creek provides scholarships

Nearly 20 seniors from Battle Creek Public Schools received partial or full scholarships to attend Grand Valley in the Fall 2021 semester, spurred by an ongoing partnership with W.K. Kellogg Foundation and GVSU.

Apr 21, 2021

Physical Education students connect dance to lifelong movement

Physical Education students connect dance to lifelong movement

GVSU's future Physical Education teachers are learning new ways to incorporate dance into physical education classes to promote lifelong movement.

Mar 30, 2021

K-12 Connect provides 1,800+ students with virtual tutoring

K-12 Connect provides 1,800+ students with virtual tutoring

K-12 Connect, a virtual tutoring program, has connected more than 1,800 students in Kindergarten through 12th grade to GVSU students for tutoring, providing immediate support to struggling students and educators in Michigan schools.

Mar 1, 2021

GVSU expands connections to K-12 schools

GVSU expands connections to K-12 schools

GVSU is expanding the university's connections to K-12 schools through a new initiative called the NextEd Accelerator. The Education programs will be a key partner in developing initiatives that center around student learners.

Feb 26, 2021

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Events

The Graduate School Virtual Information Session

May 19, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Is grad school right for me? What should I consider when exploring graduate school? Join us for a virtual information session to get your questions answered!  These sessions will cover...

The Graduate School Virtual Information Session

May 25, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Is grad school right for me? What should I consider when exploring graduate school? Join us for a virtual information session to get your questions answered!  These sessions will cover...

The Graduate School Virtual Information Session

May 26, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Is grad school right for me? What should I consider when exploring graduate school? Join us for a virtual information session to get your questions answered!  These sessions will cover...

ESL Endorsement Online Information Session

May 27, 2021 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

The Grand Valley State University College of Education Graduate Program Directors are hosting an online information session regarding the ESL endorsement. Join our dynamic faculty as they provide an...

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National Accreditation

The College of Education's accreditation for our initial teacher preparation programs was most recently renewed by CAEP (the national Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation) in 2019. 

Accreditation Documentation