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Master of Education (M.Ed.) for Spanish or Portuguese Teachers

We're excited to offer an Online Master of Education with CSU Pueblo & Idioma Education, designed for Spanish or Portuguese Teachers for less than $13,500! 

Discounted tuition available for members of American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP). Join Today!

This new online Masters program allows in-service Spanish or Portuguese educators to examine methodology and pedagogy to develop and sustain a proficiency-based teaching and learning classroom environment.  Course work will focus on the role of curriculum, instruction, assessment, interculturality, social justice, and program leadership within the context of the World Readiness Standards and a student-centered learning context for the methodology and language-specific concentrations.  Practical application of theory and research will allow participants to enhance their daily practice.

This World Language Spanish or Portuguese Emphasis online program is composed of three key areas:

1.) CSU Pueblo Core Courses (11 credits): Focus on research and professional changes:

Course Title Credits
ED 502 Teacher as Change Agent 3
ED 503 Teacher as Researcher 3
ED 504 Leading Change in America's Schools 3

ED 593 or

ED 581

Seminar

Practicum & Seminar in Education

2

 2.) Idioma Pedagogy Courses (9 credits): 

Course Title Credits

CLDE 591  or

ED 501

Differentiated Instruction in the World Language Classroom

Methods and Materials for Differentiated Instruction

3

CLDE 591 WLM 502 or

ED 501

Using Digital Tools to Enhance communication in the World Language Classroom

Technology in the Classroom

3

CLDE 591 or

ED 501

Literacy in the World Language Classroom

Sheltered English Immersion for Educators 

3

 3.) Idioma Concentration Area (18 credits): Selected by the graduate with support from an Idioma Advisor. Concentration areas include:

Course Title Course ID Credits
The 5 C's and 3 Communication Modes of Second Language Acquisition
CLDE 591 WLM 501 3
Assessing Students in the World Language Classroom
CLDE 591 WLM 507
3
Spanish Grammar as a Concept in Context CLDE 591 SPAN 503 3
Spanish Writing Seminar CLDE 591 SPAN 504 3
Masterpieces of Hispanic Poetry CLDE 591 SPAN 505 3
Masterpieces in Hispanic Short Stories CLDE 591 SPAN 506 3
Masterpieces of Hispanic Theater CLDE 591 SPAN 507 3
The Making of Cultural Myths: Using Animated Film in the Spanish Classroom CLDE 591 SPAN 508 3
Spanish Speaking World Through Film CLDE 591 SPAN 509 3
Novice Level Novels to Enhance Communication in the Spanish Classroom CLDE 591 SPAN 510 3
Love in the Time of War: The Time in Between (Entre Costuras) CLDE 591 SPAN 511 3
Isabel Allende: Personal History and Creative Process CLDE 591 SPAN 512 3
Let us in! Incorporating Afro-Latinx Culture and Diaspora the Spanish Classroom CLDE 591 SPAN 514 3
Exploring the World of Don Quijote CLDE 591 SPAN 515 3
Borderlands: The Stories of Us vs Them (La Frontera CLDE 591 SPAN 516 3
Advanced Spanish Conversation and Culture CLDE 591 SPAN 517 3
Teaching Social Justice with Novice Novels in the Spanish Classroom CLDE 591 SPAN 518 3
Colombia: un "Encanto" CLDE 591 SPAN 519 3

Up to 9 Graduate-level transfer credits may be applied to this program upon approval by CSU Pueblo and Idioma Education & Consulting. For more information, please view the Colorado State Information Guide for details on learning outcomes, curriculum and more.

To start your application process, click HERE.

Still have questions? Please email graduateprograms@idiomaconsulting.com.

 

 

*Courses subject to change, please check Idioma's website for course availability.