Master of Education – Curriculum & Instruction: 21st Century Teaching and Learning Specialization
Today’s students learn differently than their parents and grandparents did. Today’s teachers have a broad new range of teaching tools available to them. Forward-thinking educators know that they need professional development to stay ahead of these changes—and to be able to offer their teaching colleagues help putting new ideas to work in the classroom.
Salem International University offers a Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a specialization in 21st Century Teaching and Learning for experienced K-12 teachers who want to raise the quality of teaching at their schools. Please note, this specialization does not lead to licensure.
Topics of Study – Master of Education – Curriculum & Instruction: 21st Century Teaching and Learning Specialization
Our M.Ed. degree program consists of a seven-course core enhanced by five courses in the teaching and learning specialization. Within the core, candidates develop the skills and knowledge they need to become advanced facilitators of learning in the 21st-Century classroom:
- Curriculum Development
- Analysis of Teaching
- Assessment of Learning
- Public School Finance and Administrative Applications
- Instructional Leadership
- Technology Competencies for Educational Leaders
- Educational Research
In the teaching and learning courses, students gain insight into effective integration of instructional technology to support learning goals, along with practical skills for leading other teachers as they change their educational approach:
- Foundations of American Education
- Introduction to Educational Technology
- Tools for Technology Integration
- Technology Applications for Curriculum
- School, District, and Community Leadership
21st Century Teaching and Learning M.Ed. Study Options
The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction – 21st Century Teaching and Learning specialization is offered online. The accelerated program can be completed in as little as 12 months of continuous enrollment. Distance education (Online) course delivery allows you to connect with our learning community in a productive and meaningful way, while respecting your busy schedule.
Do More for Your School with Salem
Reach your students more effectively with Salem International University. Talk to an admissions advisor for more information about our Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a Teaching and Learning specialization today.
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