Lewis & Clark offers an individually designed course of study for teachers wishing to engage in advanced study and improve their professional practice. Participants in this program must already hold a valid Oregon teaching license and bachelor’s degree. The course of study is planned in consultation with a faculty advisor.
The main features of this Curriculum and Instruction program from Lewis and Clark College are that it can function as a self-designed professional development plan for the teacher and includes one or more endorsement. No matter what endorsement(s) a teacher chooses to focus on, the program will be emphasize social justice, equity, and social-emotional learning.
Classes in the graduate school at Lewis & Clark emphasize an active exchange of ideas, problem solving based on case studies presented by students, thoughtful reviews of current research and literature in the profession, and a focus on learning to present one’s finding in a thoughtful and professional manner. Classes are small and led by outstanding scholar/practitioners. Our goal is for every graduate to leave more excited about and more capable of improving their own practice and helping other educators do the same.
- Educational Research
- Master's Project Seminar
- Elective Courses
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- Rolling admissions
DisciplinesEducation Educational Leadership View 449 other Masters in Educational Leadership in United States
- This program is best suited for practicing educators who are committed to creating school environments that enhance the learning of all students. We seek students who are deeply committed to PK-12 teaching and enjoy actively examining and improving their own work and the manner in which they and their colleagues create communities of support.
- The program is designed for individuals who have a valid, regular Oregon teaching license and want to expand their knowledge in instructional practices and/or content related to teaching PK-12 students by earning a master’s degree. The vast majority of candidates will have only a bachelor’s degree.
International36900 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1025 USD per credit during 12 months.
National36900 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1025 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for Oregon
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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