Providing professionally oriented practicing classroom teachers an in-depth understanding of classroom learning environments and experience in classroom-based research methods is the goal of the M.A. or M.Ed.in teaching and learning. This program consists of 10 course (30 credits) that focus on one of three tracks: technology in schools, globalization in education and teaching field content track. Classroom teachers will enhance their pedagogical knowledge and skills, the design of classroom learning environments, and develop innovative curricula and learning activities. Core classes for both degrees include research, diversity and multicultural perspectives, overview of teaching and learning, instructional design, and curriculum theory and design.