Nova Southeastern University
Address: 1750 NE 167 Street Miami, FL 33162-3017 United States
Date Approved: 2002-08-15
Web site: unknown
Review: Fischler Graduate School of Education and Human Services, Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning (MATL) - Curriculum and Instruction
Degree Offered: Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning (MATL) - Curriculum and Instruction Format: Online
Program Description: The 30-credit hour MATL curriculum starts with an exploration of active learning and classroom management strategies for today's interactive classroom: • Strategies for teaching, assessing, and integrating your area of specialization across the curriculum • An action research project focused on your classroom challenges • Development of a professional portfolio that demonstrates your growth as a teacher The curriculum is delivered in less than a year, over 5 eight-week blocks in a sequential format that helps you build upon a framework from one block to the next. Curriculum & Instruction Specialization Block 1: Classroom & Instructional Management Block 2: Action Research in Practice Block 3: Cognitive Curricula Block 4: Instructional Models & Technology Block 5: Instruction & Assessment for Diverse Classrooms A Teacher-Friendly Master's NSU's online Master's in Teaching is designed to help practicing teachers balance work, family and a master's education. • Entirely online to fit your schedule - no face-to-face meetings required • No exams - assignments are application-oriented and focused on your classroom • Five starts each year - January, March, May, August and October - with time off during the year (different depending on the term you start) to enjoy vacations and personal time. Accreditation: Nova Southeastern University is regionally accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.