Grand Valley State University's Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree in educational technology prepares educators at all levels to integrate technology into classroom settings. The program prepares teachers and leaders to enhance the potential of their students and to evaluate the social and ethical implications of educational policies and practices.
The M.Ed. in educational technology is offered as a fully online program meant for those living outside of Kent, Ottawa, and Muskegon counties. It is also offered as a hybrid (online and face-to-face) option for those who reside in or close to the Grand Rapids area. GVSU's online M.Ed. degree has been recognized as one of the best online graduate education programs by U.S. News & World Report.
Courses focus on a variety of topics, including pedagogical issues, software and website evaluation, and curriculum integration, along with:
Aside from maximizing your teaching skills, graduates can enjoy careers as corporate trainers, course developers, instructional designers, and technology specialists.
“I discovered the wealth of software and technology, such as the distance learning equipment, that was available to me in my district, yet was not made fully apparent to the teachers. I am now better equipped to implement technology-based learning into my instruction.”