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American College of Education Introduces New Master's-Level Concentrations for Educators

by American College of Education | March 17, 2010

Curriculum and Instruction Concentration Offerings Now Include Digital Learning and Teaching and Implementing K-6 Common Core Mathematics Standards

Chicago (Sept. 29, 2011) — American College of Education announces the availability of two new concentrations for its M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction program: Digital Learning and Teaching and Implementing K-6 Common Core Mathematics Standards. The graduate degree programs are available beginning Oct. 17, 2011.

The M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction with a Digital Learning and Teaching Concentration examines the impact of technology on learning and how today's students navigate a media-rich world. Classroom teachers explore research-based strategies for computer- and web-based learning, instructional material using digital content, and professional development in light of emerging technologies.

The M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction with a Concentration in Implementing K-6 Common Core Mathematics Standards investigates curriculum that relates abstract mathematical principles to real-world applications, making math more meaningful for students. Educators explore research-based instructional and assessment strategies aligned to the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics to improve student performance.

"American College of Education provides educators with relevant, applicable programs to enhance their teaching skills to better engage today’s digital learners and prepare them for the future," said Sandra J. Doran, J.D., president of American College of Education. "These latest concentrations are an example of our commitment to offering real-world teaching methods to meet real-world educational needs."

American College of Education is providing a free Barnes & Noble NOOK Color™ tablet to students who enroll in Fall sessions beginning October 17 and November 28.

The college offers additional graduate degree programs, including:

For more information, visit American College of Education live chat or call          1-800.280.0307      .

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About American College of Education

American College of Education is solely dedicated to providing educators the most affordable, high-quality online master's degree programs in education. The College's vision is to dramatically improve student performance by enhancing the instructional effectiveness of teachers through transformative technology and innovative online learning. American College of Education is based in Chicago, Illinois. It currently serves online students nationally and internationally. American College of Education is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (NCA). For more information about American College of Education, visit www.ace.edu.