Program Overview

UNC Charlotte and the Office of Distance Education is offering a M.Ed. Elementary Education to be hosted at the Torrence Creek Elementary School starting Fall 2018. The two concentrations being offered are Literacy and STEM.

The M.Ed. degree is a 33 credit hour part time program that is being offered as a blended program which is a combination of online courses and hybrid courses (meets in Huntersville and online).

Cohort Curriculum

Fall 2018

Literacy Concentration Students

  • ELED 6200:  Current Issues in Global and Urban Elementary Schools (3 Credits) Hybrid

  • READ 6100:  Current Issues and Practices in Literacy Education (3 Credits) Online

STEM Concentration Students

  • ELED 6200:  Current Issues in Global and Urban Elementary Schools (3 Credits) Hybrid

  • RSCH 6101:  Research Methods (3 Credits) Online

Spring 2019

Literacy Concentration Students    

  • ELED 6201: Theories of Human Development and Learning in Cultural Contexts (3 Credits) Hybrid

  • READ 6252: K-12 Writing Development and Instruction (3 Credits) Online

STEM Concentration Students

  • ELED 6201: Theories of Human Development and Learning in Cultural Contexts (3 Credits) Hybrid

  • ELED 6210: Current Issues in STEM Education (3 Credits) Online    

Summer I 2019

Literacy Concentration Students    

  • READ 6250: Emergent and Elementary Literacy (3 Credits) Online

  • READ 6265: Multi-literacies in a Global World: Reading and Writing Texts in New Times (3 Credits) Online

STEM Concentration Students    

  • ELED 6211: Integrating Engineering into the Elementary School Curriculum (3 Credits) Online

  • ELED 6212: Integrating Digital Learning and STEM with Elementary School Learners (3 Credits) Online    

Summer II 2019

    Literacy Concentration Students    

  • RSCH 6101:  Research Methods (3 Credits) Online

STEM Concentration Students    

  • ELED 6213: Global Awareness in STEM Education (3 Credits) Online

Fall 2019

Literacy Concentration Students    

  • ELED 6202: Classroom Management and Leadership for Diverse Learners (3 Credits) Hybrid

  • READ 6204: Teaching Reading to English Language Learners (3 Credits) Online

STEM Concentration Students    

  • ELED 6202: Classroom Management and Leadership for Diverse Learners (3 Credits) Hybrid

  • ELED 6214: Designing and Developing STEM Curricula (3 Credits) Online       

Spring 2020

Literacy Concentration Students    

  • ELED 6203: Instructional Differentiation and Leadership for the 21st Century Learners (3 Credits) Online

  • ELED 6303: Teacher Inquiry and Data Analysis in the Elementary Classroom (3 Credits) Hybrid

STEM Concentration Students    

  • ELED 6203: Instructional Differentiation and Leadership for the 21st Century Learners (3 Credits) Online

  • ELED 6303: Teacher Inquiry and Data Analysis in the Elementary Classroom (3 Credits) Hybrid