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Master of Education / Teaching and Learning

Program Details

Lock Haven University offers the online M.Ed. with a concentration in Teaching and Learning. This program will prepare you to develop your skills and become an agent of educational change by enhancing your effectiveness as a teacher-leader and increasing your skills of assessment, classroom management, instructional design, reflective practice, and the learning process. In today’s educational reform climate educational professionals are needed who are knowledgeable of best practices in the classroom and prepared to engage in reflective practices that maximize student success and positively affect student and teacher performance.

The following coursework is offered in the program:

  • Designing Assessments Using Performance Standards
  • Advanced Instructional Design and Development
  • Introduction: Inquiry and Educational Change
  • Teaching and Learning in an Information Age
  • Classroom Management & Control
  • Analysis of Teaching

This curriculum includes a combination of theory and practice, with a focus upon building knowledge and skills relevant to daily classroom environment.


  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A writing sample
  • Official college transcripts
  • A copy of PA teaching certification (Optional)

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)