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Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction / Teacher Leadership for School Improvement

Program Details

The University of Florida’s Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, focusing on Teacher Leadership for School Improvement is designed to engage teachers in the area of instructional and school improvements, as teachers learn new strategies, implement them in the classroom with guided assistance, collect evidence of student learning, and then reflect on and adjust their teaching practices. The TLSI course of study is intended to be practical, while helping students develop new knowledge and skills.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • A minimum grade point average of 3.0 for all upper-division (the last 60 credits) undergraduate work
  • An acceptable score on the GRE
  • Three letters of recommendation from university faculty
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


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