Complement knowledge gained in the classroom with fulfilling experiences that help you build a successful career and a better world. The School of Education encourages its students to expand their academic experience by offering opportunities in study abroad, research, leadership, and more.
The Global Engagement Office connects the School of Education community with resources, knowledge, and support to engage in and carry out globally focused initiatives, including study abroad experiences.
The Teacher Education Center can help you navigate the process of becoming a teacher and give you the tools you need to be successful in your academic journey, including the student teaching and field experience.
Community-based learning experiences and volunteering can help students gain valuable experience and insight that will bolster their future profession in the arts, education, or health, as well as allow them to develop interpersonal, multicultural, and reflective skills.
Through its many affiliated research projects, the School of Education forges new paths in many fields. View some of the research opportunities that attract top-quality students, faculty, and scholars from around the globe.
The UW–Madison School of Education is affiliated with student organizations in the arts, health, and education. Whether you're looking for a social activity or a career or academic group, there are various opportunities to choose from.
Student Leadership Opportunities
In many departments, students are given opportunities to serve in leadership positions that will enhance their education and provide valuable skills for future career development. Speak with your program coordinator to find out if there are any available opportunities in your program.