Leadership in Teaching: Differentiated Instruction

MA

Certificate

The MA in Leadership in Teaching: Differentiated Instruction program is designed to meet the needs of educators who work with a diverse population of students. Coursework provides a depth of knowledge applicable to any level of educator seeking to provide supportive and integrated teaching for all levels of learners.

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Program Locations

Master's Degree

Required Courses

EDU 557 Leadership Seminar I (3)
EDU 559 Leadership Seminar II (3)
EDU 567 Learning Theory and Practice (3)
EDU 543 Reading, Analyzing, and Interpreting Educational Research (3)
EDU 552 Global Perspectives in Teaching (3)
EDU 667 Instructional Tools for Digital Learning (3)
EDGT 501 Affective Characteristics of Diverse Gifted and Talented Learners (3)
EDU 508 Issues in TESOL (3)
SPE 546 Methods of Teaching Students with Special Needs (3)
EDUC 511 Culturally Relevant Pedagogy (3)

Students will choose two electives

Total Credits 36

Certificate

Choose four of the following courses:

  • Instructional Tools for Digital Learning
  • Affective Characteristics of Diverse Gifted and Talented Learners
  • Issues in TESOL
  • Methods of Teaching Students with Special Needs
  • Culturally Relevant Pedagogy

Note: This program is currently in the application process for approval by the Maryland Higher Education Commission. It has not yet been officially MHEC approved.

Contact

Please contact Donna Schissler at Dschissler@ndm.edu for more information.