The Teaching program of University of West Georgia is delivered primarily online, with field experiences in public schools, and leads to a master's degree with teaching certification in grades 6 - 12. The program is a good fit for those who are career changers, provisionally-certified teachers, or recent college graduates.
- The teacher understands the central concepts, tools of inquiry, and structures of the discipline(s) he or she teaches and creates learning experiences that make these aspects of subject matter meaningful for students.
- The teacher understands how children learn and develop and can provide learning opportunities that support thier intellectual, social, and personal development.
- The teacher understands how students differ in their approaches to learning and creates instructional opportunities that are adapted to diverse learners.
- The teacher understands and uses a variety of instructional strategies to encourage students.
- The teacher uses an understanding individual and group motivation and behavior to create a learning environment that encourages positve social interaction, active engagements in learning, and self-motivation.
- The teacher uses knowlege of effective verbal, nonverbal and media communication techniques to foster active inquiry, collaboration, and supportive interaction in the classroom.
- The teacher plans instruction based upon knowlege of subject matter, students, the community, and curriculum goals.
- The teacher understands and uses formal assessment strategies to evaluate and ensure the continuous intellectual, social, and physical development of the learner.
- The teacher is a reflective practitioner who continually evaluates the effects of his or her choices and actions on others (students, parents, and other professionals in the learning community) and who actively seeks out opportunities to grow professionally.
- The teacher fosters relationships with school colleagues, parents, and agencies in the larger community to support students.
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- Methods in Teaching Business Subjects
- Psychology of Classroom Learning
- School Law, Policy, and Ethics
- Curriculum for Educational Leaders
- School and Classroom Assessment
- Instructional Technology
- 24 months
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DisciplinesEducation Teaching View 1287 other Masters in Teaching in United States
- All graduate applicants must complete the online Grad Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required
- Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Admissions Office
- Students must hold a bachelor's degree in an accepted area from a regionally accredited institution to be admitted to the program
- A 2.7 GPA is required for admission
- Students must pass or exempt the GACE Program Admission Assessment (formerly GACE Basic Skills)
- English language proficiency
International11220 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5610 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National11220 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5610 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
In-State2892 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1446 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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