School of Education - George Mason University

Curriculum and Instruction, MEd Concentration in ASTL: Diversity and Exceptionality in PK-12 Schools

This concentration joins graduate courses in Special Education, Gifted Education, and Second Language Learning. It is designed for general education teachers who seek to enhance their professional knowledge and skills related to students with disabilities, students who demonstrate advanced capabilities in various domains, and English Learners.

Core Courses (12 credits)

Diversity and Exceptionality in PK-12 Schools Concentration Courses (18 credits)

In consultation with advisor, choose 6 courses (18 credits) from among the following, with the goal of selecting at least one course from each area.

Students with Disabilities who Access the General Curriculum

Gifted

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Total: 30 credits