Student Outcomes

Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, Specialization in Montessori Education

Department of Learning and Teaching

Please note that this program is not accepting applications for admission.

Learning Outcomes

Outcome 1: MEd in Curriculum and Instruction students will demonstrate content knowledge specific to their areas of study.

Outcome 2: MEd in Curriculum and Instruction students will apply learning theories and relate the application the theories to specific sociocultural contexts.

Outcome 3: MEd in Curriculum and Instruction students will apply appropriate pedagogical approaches in specific learning environments.

Outcome 4: MEd in Curriculum and Instruction students will apply the research and analysis tools for thinking about and investigating educational questions through research.

Outcome 5: MEd in Curriculum and Instruction students will demonstrate growth in ethical behavior, positive values, and inclusive and respectful approach to diversity. Candidates will reflect on and gain an understanding of how to support the development of diverse learners through their curricular and instructional decisions.

Alumni Outcomes

Graduates of this program go on to teach in Montessori classrooms for ages 3-6, and those who choose to earn the additional Assistants to Infancy diploma may also teach ages 0-3.