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Program Delivery

Blended Format: 
A 50% Online Learning Community Option

Needing more flexibility in your learning? Consider our M.Ed. blended learning option! Join us in…

  • Building community together through weekend face-to-face classroom instruction and online collaboration 
  • Learning online with the flexibility of your own schedule and pace
  • Learning in innovative ways that…
    • Build a community of teachers driven by learning from one another
    • Empower teachers
    • Structure learning around the needs of teachers and their classroom practices
    • Drive collaborative teacher problem-solving

Weekend Format: 
A One Weekend a Month Learning Community Option

  • Build community together through weekend face-to-face classroom instruction.
  • The community meets a total of 20 weekends in consecutive semesters.

No matter which format you choose, the M.Ed. experience is:

Teacher-driven communities of practice focused in purpose and passion to help teachers…

  1. Become classroom inquirers, implementing personal and district initiatives demonstrating teacher leadership as classroom-based researchers building a culture of collaborative inquiry
  2. Share discipline-based expertise face-to-face and online developing discipline specific best practices through research and classroom implementation engaging structures of curriculum concepts inside the discipline
  3. Build student understanding through assessment and instruction improving student achievement with an increasingly diverse student population differentiating instruction to meet the needs of all students

For more information on these formats, contact the M.Ed. Office at (800) 273-6075 or med@smumn.edu.