School of Education

The School of Education trains and develops enterprising, inquisitive and confident teachers. Here you can become the teacher you want to be. We offer our students a lot of space to broaden or deepen their knowledge. And: we have joined forces with the work field to tackle the shortage of teachers.

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Home base for bachelor, master and associate degree programs 

Degrees in the broad field of education. The School of Education is home to a range of teacher education programs. Our students choose a full-time or part-time program, or a special track: an abridged or job-retraining program. 

They are: 

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  • Education for Primary School 
  • Teacher Education for Secondary School (2e graads) 
  • Master in Design of Contemporary Learning
  • Master in Teacher Education (1e graads)
  • Associate degree in Teacher Education in Health Care and Welfare 
  • Abridged program in Teacher Education 
  • Retraining for Teaching Qualification 
  • Retraining for Teaching Qualification (teaching qualification for VMBO)
  • Certificate in Educational Didactics


Want to continue studying? Our school offers a large number of post-graduate degrees, courses and in-house training programs. Get in touch to find out more about the School and its educational offerings.

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Home base for practice-based research 

We work together with the degree programs to tackle social issues through groundbreaking practice-based research. At the School of Education, we do this through the following research centers:

  • Extended Teacher Professionalism
  • Learning with ICT
  • Contemporary Assessment and Decision Making
  • Educating Professionals
  • Qualities of Teacher Educators


School of Education

Aly Smelt, dean 
Tel: +31 24 323 37 78 (secretarial office)