Spring on the York College campus

Effective Teaching, M.Ed

Program Overview

The Master of Education in Effective Teaching (formerly the Master of Education in Learning Design and Innovation) offers educators a unique, flexible and engaging experience designed to enhance their skills as classroom teachers.  Candidates learn concepts like technology integration, culturally responsive education, and curriculum theory.  They also complete two Education Innovation Studio courses which will allow them to learn design-thinking processes and to apply them directly in their teaching practice.  This program is unique for it design-thinking focus, and online modality and highly-practical emphasis on improving classroom practice.  All candidates must maintain a 3.0 GPA throughout their program and complete a capstone design-oriented curriculum or professional development product as part of the successful completion of Education Innovation Practicum.  Please refer to the Graduate Studies Catalog for department and program policies.