Teaching (MA): Social Studies Education Concentration

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Degree Requirements

Core Courses15
Exploring Diversity in Classroom and Community
Organization and Behavioral Management of Inclusive Classrooms
Principles of Developing and Interpreting Assessment
Classroom Action Research
Inquiry and Professional Development
Teaching Internship: MAT
Teacher Leadership

Concentration Requirements

Required Courses
Foundations Of Middle Years Education
Methods and Materials for Teaching Social Studies in the Middle Grades
Contemporary Approaches In the Teaching Of Social Studies
Theory and Research On Teaching and Learning Social Studies
Select a graduate-level social science course approved in conjunction with the academic committee
Select one of the following courses:
Independent Study in Curriculum and Instruction
Special Problems In Curriculum and Instruction
Special Problems in Social Studies Education
Theory and Research in Global Learning
Total Hours33

Faculty

Full Professors

  • Margaret R. Blanchard
  • Aaron C. Clark
  • Jere Confrey
  • Cathy L. Crossland
  • Karen Hollebrands
  • M. Gail Jones
  • Hollylynne Stohl Lee
  • John Kelly Lee
  • Soonhye Park
  • Edward J. Sabornie
  • Lee Stiff

Associate Professors

  • Candy M. Beal
  • K.C. Busch
  • Sarah Carrier
  • Cesar Delgado
  • Cameron D. Denson
  • Jessica Hunt
  • Karen Keene
  • Meghan Manfra
  • Angela Wiseman
  • Carl A. Young

Assistant Professors

  • Robin Anderson
  • Sunghwan Byun
  • Michelle Marie Falter
  • Tamecia Jones
  • Erin Krupa
  • Crystal Lee
  • Paula McAvoy
  • Amato Nocera
  • Jamie Pearson
  • Samantha Marshall Pham
  • William Reynolds
  • Jonee Wilson

Practice/Research/Teaching Professors

  • Drinda Elaine Benge
  • Vandna Gill Bindra
  • Sarah Cannon
  • Cyndi Edgington
  • Nolan Edward Fahrer
  • Valerie Faulkner
  • Anne Harrington
  • Kristen Hoffmann
  • Micha Jennine Jeffries
  • Jill Jones
  • Joanna Greer Koch
  • W. Matt Reynolds
  • Linda Smith

Emeritus Faculty

  • Ruie J. Pritchard