A Masters degree gives you the opportunity to either further your understanding of a particular question or take off in a completely different way using skills you have gained from your previous undergraduate degree.
The United States of America commonly called the United States, is a federal republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district. The 48 contiguous states and the federal district of Washington, D.C. are in first North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is in northwestern North America, west of Canada and east of Russia across the Bering Strait, and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-North Pacific. The country also has five populated and nine unpopulated territories in the Pacific and the Caribbean.
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Become an innovative leader with new R&D strategies for improving classrooms, schools, and educational systems.[+]
Education systems around the world face the central challenge of finding innovative solutions and techniques for improving student performance. This challenge is shared by teachers, teacher-leaders, and principals who are responsible for improving opportunities to learn, with two goals: raising average levels of student performance and reducing achievement gaps between students. Beyond schools, leaders in district offices, government agencies, professional associations, and other non-governmental enterprises also share the challenge of improving student performance at scale across entire schools, districts, and systems. Developed in collaboration with the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching - and drawing on the expertise of leading researchers, innovators, and practitioners - the Leading Educational Innovation and Improvement MicroMasters Program will empower learners to collaborate and strengthen educational opportunities and outcomes for millions of students, especially those currently underserved by their public schools. This MicroMasters Program will develop learners’ knowledge of educational innovation, research, and practice to enable them to improve the education and lives of children in their own schools and beyond. More information on the MicroMasters Program can be found at the University of Michigan... [-]
This Master's Degree provides the opportunity for directors or staff in management positions at educational organizations to obtain the attitude, skills, and knowledge.[+]
Master in Educational Organization Management
This Master's Degree provides the opportunity for directors or staff in management positions at educational organizations to obtain the attitude, skills, and knowledge to significantly improve the management and of their organizations and thus raise their quality levels.The students will:Obtain a general overview of the different theories and approaches in education. Develop skills for interpersonal relationships, conflict management, teamwork and effective communication. Gain a general panorama of the management process in educational organizations. Be able to lead the organizational change process.
Candidate ProfileBachelor degree, preferably related to the area of study. Good skills in reading and written expression. Logical and mathematical reasoning. Good disposition towards collaborative work over the internet. Able to use Information Technologies and computers. Positive attitude towards self-regulated learning and self-training. English proficiency equivalent to 450 points in TOEFL. Prior experience in management or direction of academic programs or educational organizations is desirable. Basic knowledge of descriptive and inferential statistics. ... [-]