Social Studies Education

Welcome to the University of Iowa Social Studies Education Program!

Our undergraduate and graduate programs deepen students' comprehension of the social sciences and history, while highlighting how to teach global connections, constitutional history, historical thinking and the significance of diversity in the United States and worldwide.  We urge you to learn more about our faculty and featured alumni.  Faculty members explain their research specializations and how they teach. Featured alumni of the program tell of their experiences with the Undergraduate, Master of Arts, and PhD programs in social studies education.


2016 Fulbright recipients - Lauren Darby, Abigail Grilli, Amanda Kloser

Three from UI College of Education receive Fulbright grants

Alumnae Lauren Darby, Abigail Grilli, and Amanda Kloser have been awarded English Teaching Assistantships to participate in international programs and projects.