Centers, Institutes & Labs
The School of Education values research and scholarship. Faculty expand knowledge and understanding in a variety of disciplines and fields by publishing research findings in prestigious journals and by making presentations to national and international audiences. Our scholars support the research of others by serving on advisory committees and editorial boards, and as leaders of influential state, national, and international professional associations.
The Elizabeth G. Sturtevant, PhD, Center for Literacy (SCL) supports academic programs at Mason that offer degree, licensure, and certificate credentials directly associated with literacy education and outreach.
The Global Online Teacher Education Center is committed to the enhancement of research and pedagogy in online teacher education and professional development around the world that is inclusive, accessible, and culturally and linguistically responsive and sustaining.
The Center for International Education (CIE) is committed to developing international partnerships, delivering high quality academic programs and building the capacity of domestic and international institutions to better serve children, family, community and educators.
Center for Social Equity through Science Education (C(SE)2) is a group of researchers, educators, and students who are dedicated to helping all people have a richer understanding of science through research and outreach.
The Mathematics Education Center conducts research, provides professional development, and designs instructional materials to support mathematics teaching and learning.
EdPolicyForward: The Center for Education Policy @George Mason University promotes equity and improved educational outcomes for all students, preschool through college and beyond.
The Center for Outreach in Mathematics Professional Learning & Educational Technology (COMPLETE) provides high-quality professional development for teachers.
The Helen A. Kellar Institute for Human disAbilities (KIHd) develops and conducts comprehensive research, implements innovative teacher training programs, and develops state of the art technologies that improve the lives and productivity of individuals with disabilities.