DescriptionGraceland University's online Master of Education in Differentiated Instruction is based on the work of Dr. Carol Ann Tomlinson.
Dr. Tomlinson, who is a video instructor in several of the online program's courses, is a world-renowned expert in differentiated instruction and assessment strategies and techniques. She is author of The Differentiated Classroom: Responding to the Needs of All Learners, How to Differentiate Instruction in Mixed-Ability Classrooms, and Fulfilling the Promise of the Differentiated Classroom: Strategies and Tools for Responsive Teaching.
Also, this online program features Dr. William Glasser, author of several books on education including: Choice Theory, The Quality School and Every Student Can Succeed. Dr. Glasser's approach fosters instructional approaches like differentiated instruction that meet student's individual needs and strengths.
This is the first online Master of Education program to combine the ideas of Drs. Tomlinson and Glasser into a comprehensive course of study with the goal of helping teachers meet the needs of an increasingly diverse student population within the context of today's challenging standards-based curriculum.
All applicants must have a bachelor's degree in education from an accredited institution or a teaching endorsement; Must have a teaching certificate in the U.S. and be currently employed as a teacher.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)