The Indiana University—Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) School of Education (SOE) is an institution defined by our place while at the same time defining the role of urban education in the 21st century. Located in the heart of a major metropolitan area, the School prepares exemplary educators and leaders for urban settings. Our mission is:
To improve teaching, learning, and human development in a diverse, rapidly changing, and increasingly technological society.
The work of our faculty, staff, and students reaffirms our commitment to meeting that goal and our reach extends from IUPUI's campus worldwide. In fact, Faculty are engaged in international projects, including ongoing work with Moi University in Kenya, Sun Yat-sen University in China, and in Cuernavaca, Mexico.
There are many opportunities to gain valuable experience, such as becoming a part of one of our student organizations, participating in personalized advising sessions, attending professional development workshops, utilizing powerful new technologies designed to improve the teaching/learning experience in your classroom or organization. The list goes on.
Ultimately, the IUPUI School of Education will provide you with the tools and resources you need to be successful in an ever growing and changing urban education landscape. Whether you are just beginning your journey as an educator or are a seasoned leader expanding your horizons, we want to push your skill set to the next level. And we will.