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Master of Arts in Education (MAE)

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MAE Programs

 

Students obtaining a MAE at UMBC can focus their coursework in various mathematics, science and STEM disciplines. All MAE degree concentrations focus on teacher research and leadership. Program projects and assignments focus on direct applications to teachers’ classrooms or schools.

Mathematics

 

K-8 Mathematics Instructional Leadership

  • Content courses include mathematical content pedagogy with a focus on inquiry-based teaching and learning
  • For experienced elementary and middle school teachers who want to increase their mathematical pedagogical content knowledge to become leaders in mathematics instruction

Secondary Mathematics

  • Content courses include mathematical content pedagogy with a focus on inquiry-based teaching and learning.
  • For experienced middle and high school teachers who want to deepen their mathematical and pedagogical content knowledge

Science

 

K - 8 Science

  • Content courses include inquiry-based science pedagogy
  • Content includes all major disciplines of science, and courses are appropriate for elementary/middle school teachers

Secondary Science Inquiry

  • Content is an in-depth examination of inquiry-based pedagogy
  • For experienced secondary science teachers who want to increase their understanding of inquiry-based pedagogy

STEM

K-8 STEM

  • Content includes a blend of experiences across STEM areas and combines STEM content and pedagogy through an inquiry project-based approach
  • For experienced K-8 school teachers who want to increase their understanding across STEM disciplines

Secondary STEM

  • Content includes a blend of experiences across STEM areas and combines STEM content and pedagogy through an inquiry project-based approach
  • For experienced secondary school teachers who want to increase their understanding across STEM disciplines