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Jonathon Gillette

Dr. Jack Gillette is the dean of the Graduate School of Education.

Our Accreditations

Lesley University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Many of our individual programs are also accredited or endorsed by Department of Elementary and Secondary Education of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. 

Further, our Educator/Counselor Preparation and Professional Development program, which includes all of our BA and Master's degree programs, is accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC), having received high marks and a seven-year reaccreditation (2014-2021). The Graduate School of Education is affiliated with the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) and the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Interstate Agreement.

For more information, visit our Accreditations and State Approvals page.