Teaching & Learning Course Curriculum

M.S.Ed. in Teaching & Learning (30-33 Credits)

Content & Pedagogy: 12 Credits

  • EDU5201 — Advanced Study in Content and Pedagogy: Curriculum Design (2 credits)
  • EDU5202 — Advanced Study in Content & Pedagogy: Assessment Methods (2 credits)
  • EDU5203 — Advanced Study in Content & Pedagogy: Research in Content-Specific Pedagogy (2 credits)
  • EDU5204 — Advanced Study in Content & Pedagogy: Portfolio & Mastery Teaching (6 credits)

Concentrations: 9-12 Credits

Special Education: 9 Credits
  • EDS507 — Prosocial Skills, Positive Behavior Support and Functional Assessment (3 credits)
  • EDS510 — Foundations of Special Education (3 credits)
  • EDS520 — Specific Learning Disabilities/School and Society (3 credits)
Literacy: 9 Credits
  • EDR504 — Writing and the Teaching of Writing (3 credits)
  • EDR514 — Exploring Multicultural Competencies and Literacy Instruction (3 credits)
  • EDR522 — Advanced Study in Literacy Curriculum and Instruction (3 credits)
Early Childhood: 12 Credits
  • EDU5205 — Curriculum and Instruction for Birth - Grade 2: Foundations (4 credits)
  • EDS511 — Young Children with Special Needs (3 credits)
  • EDR519 — Curriculum and Instruction for Birth-Grade2: Foundations in Language Development and Literacy (3 credits)
  • EDT593 — Student Teaching in Teaching and Learning, Early Childhood (2 credits)

Electives: 9 Credit Hours

Teaching and Learning students may take graduate courses in education, educational leadership, counseling, and content areas.

Questions, Comments, Information?

For information about the M.S.Ed. in Teaching and Learning at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact:

Heidi Schnackenberg, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Teacher Education Unit
Program Area Coordinator, M.S.Ed. Graduate Programs

Office Location: Sibley Hall 309
Phone: (518) 564-5143
Fax: (518) 564-2149
Email: heidi.schnackenberg@plattsburgh.edu

Jennifer Clancy

Secretary
Phone: (518) 564-2125
Email: jclan001@plattsburgh.edu