“Gordon’s Graduate Education Program has helped me become a more reflective learner and teacher. I have learned that it is crucial to reflect on lessons to determine what went well and what I could do differently to make improvements. It also helped me to appreciate the action research process. Teachers need to be constantly learning and deliberate in the way they research and implement strategies and techniques to be effective educators.”
Melanie Duncan, Master's in Elementary Education
The elementary education concentration prepares teachers for assignments in grades kindergarten through six. This degree provides the skills necessary for a teacher to create and plan classes, provide instruction and create curriculum. Elementary teaching is an ongoing relationship, built on integrity, creativity, and trust.
The elementary education program is offered for: