University of Southern California

Rossier School of Education

Master of Education in Advanced Instruction - Differing Abilities (Online)

Address:

Waite Phillips Hall 3470 Trousdale Parkway

Los Angeles, CA 90089

United States

Phone:

1-213-740-0224

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education in Advanced Instruction - Differing Abilities (Online)

Format: Online

Program Description:

Help all students achieve their full potential with a Master's of Education in Advanced Instruction delivered online from the USC Rossier School of Education. Combining state-of-the-art online learning with fieldwork implemented in your classroom, the program is designed for K-12 teachers looking to take their teaching careers to the next level. This innovative program prepares students to acquire the advanced research and effective teaching methods needed to help transform the lives of all students. K-12 teachers looking to facilitate awareness and build skills that strengthen their ability to meet the needs of students with special needs, including students in special education and gifted education programs, will choose a course of study in Differing Abilities. The rigorous curriculum challenges both elementary and secondary teachers to focus their attention on curriculum, pedagogy and assessment practices that: * Prepare you with intensive study in the area of instructional differentiation; * Build strong understandings and competencies needed to translate political, academic, social and personal conceptions about nurturing students with special needs into specific curriculum and pedagogical classroom and pragmatic practices; * Offer collaborative problem solving and opportunities to engage in rich discourse with instructors and other educators in your field from around the world.

Accreditation:

University of Southern California is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501; 510-748-9001).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

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