The Master of Arts in Education, Arts Integration Concentration focuses on the application of multiple intelligences theory and the arts in traditional and inclusive classrooms as a means to engage students. Candidates will learn to differentiate instruction and assessments through the lens of multiple intelligences theory and application of the arts.
This program focuses on the theory and practice of addressing the needs of an increasingly diverse population of learners in our schools. Particular attention is given to students at high risk for educational difficulty and to equity issues.
In today’s classrooms, teachers must effectively educate a wide variety of diverse learners, including students with vastly different behavioral challenges. A focus of this program will be understanding the impact of positive relationships with students and how those relationships impact behavior.
For experienced certified teachers who wish to add a Gifted Education endorsement (P-12) to their certification. These courses may be taken alone to earn the endorsement or may be added to our Teacher Leader degree program for a Rank change.
For educators looking to examine how gender and sexuality have been represented, thought about, and treated in educational settings.
For educators seeking an understanding on how to foster a culture where students are represented in fair and equitable ways.
For K-12 educators who aspire to earn Driver Education Endorsement or Behind-the-Wheel authorization.