About Elementary Education
Become a master teacher of children in grades Pre-K-4 with an M.Ed. degree from PennWest California.
Develop expertise in elementary education and expand your career options at PennWest California. Designed for certified teachers, this degree-only Master of Education program will grow your leadership skills while giving you in-depth instruction in current pedagogy and research-based best practices.
PennWest California's M.Ed. in elementary education is aligned with the standards of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). If you are seeking teaching certification along with your M.Ed., PennWest California also offers a Master of Education program with certification in elementary education.
Excel as an elementary school leader.
In this graduate program you will:
- Learn constructivist teaching strategies and techniques.
- Explore technology in the classroom.
- Study Pennsylvania school laws relevant to the work of the classroom teacher.