Educators for These Times

Teaching & Learning

Bard's 14-month, community-focused, project-based M.A.T. degree program develops educators for a wide variety of roles and institutions. Graduates join over a hundred program alumni/ae throughout Southern California who are expanding opportunity and re-imagining ways schools can support a more sustainable, inclusive democracy.

Policy & Practice

Candidates complete coursework in a small cohort community setting, formalize field experiences through employers, and develop a year-long independent research project. Courses emphasize the development of critical reading and writing skills designed to help candidates refine an informed vision for educational excellence and justice.

Dates & Deadlines

September 5: Fall Semester Begins
November 1: 2019 Application Portal Opens
November 21-25: Thanksgiving Break
January 7: Spring Semester Begins
January 15: Early Decision Deadline
Now: Poster Information