Liberty University’s online Doctor of Education in Curriculum & Instruction – Middle-Grades Education program will heighten your teaching ability through individualized and collaborative professional development opportunities. You will learn about curriculum development, usage, and evaluation. Additionally, you will apply considerations of preadolescent physical, social, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual development to various school processes and teacher interaction with middle school students and families.
You will also learn to use various theories, models, and strategies as a practical guide to solve problems as well as examine best practices for educational technology as it relates to student learning, effectiveness of administrative processes, and service to students and parents.
Master's degree with a 3.0 GPA from an institution that is accredited by an agency that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education
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Accreditation & Licensing
Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
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