MED - Teacher Leadership

Master of Education (M.Ed.)
Teacher Leadership (New PSC Field)

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Admission deadline:  July 1 for Fall consideration - ALL documents must be submitted by deadline date

Program Description:

The Master’s Degree in Education in Teacher Leadership is a professional degree program for currently practicing educators.  The program is a thirty-six (36) hour program, and is delivered in an “online” format.  The degree is truly a “best of Bagwell College” experience, with courses taught by professors across all five (5) academic department.

Unlocking Many Pathways:

The Master’s Degree in Education in Teacher Leadership is designed to improve the practice of classroom educators while preparing them for many possible professional futures.  The degree is conceptualized as the “ultimate grade chair” degree, but one opening many doors beyond that role.  Candidates who wish to pursue more formalized leadership positions (such as assistant principal or principal) will leave the program eligible to hold non-renewable leadership certification (NPL) and eligible to enter an EDS program in Educational Leadership without completing an additional six (6) hour leadership preservice.  Additionally, should candidates elect to remain in an instructional role, they may choose to pursue EDS degrees in curriculum & instruction, instructional technology, or many other fields.

Program of Study:
30 Hours Core

EDL/ITEC 7305 Data Analysis & School Improvement
EDL 7500 Education Law and Ethics
EDL 7100 Leadership Theory and Practice.
ITEC 7465 Professional Learning in Schools
ITEC 7400 21st Century Teaching and Learning
INED 7785 Curriculum & Instruction for Teacher Leaders
EDAD 8200 Supervision, Coaching, and Mentoring
EDUC 7990 Residency & Capstone
EDUC 7725 Best Practices in Teaching and Learning
EDUC 7741 Research

6 Hours Electives

Electives in an educator’s content field or content field pedagogy

For more information:

Graduate Programs in Education
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