Ed.S. in Middle Grades Education

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A fully online program, the Education Specialist in Middle Grades Education (MGED) is designed for teachers in grades 4-8 as they pursue graduate preparation beyond the master’s degree. In the program, you will complete content specific requirements in your concentration area:

    • Middle Grades Language Arts
    • Middle Grades Mathematics
    • Middle Grades Reading
    • Middle Grades Science
    • Middle Grades Social Studies

The program requires 33 semester hours and provides opportunities for you to:

    • Collaborate with others across disciplines
    • Explore teacher leadership opportunities and develop leadership skills
    • Apply and extend content knowledge and pedagogical skills through the examination of curriculum and instruction issues and research
    • Continue development of technology skills and develop skills in using technology to impact and assess student learning
    • Conduct action research related to early childhood education
  • The program is approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (PSC) and meets the PSC’s certificate upgrade requirements.

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    Last updated: 11/1/2018

Middle Grades Education • Dept. of Middle & Secondary Education • PO Box 8134 Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5203