Master of Science in Education

Master of Science in Education

"You don't just get a job as a teacher...
you become a teacher."

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elementary and secondary education

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Northwestern University's Educational Coaching Network presents three year-long instructional coaching opportunities for 2019-20


Join the ECN facilitators for 6-session institutes with either Jim Knight or Zaretta Hammond. The day-long sessions are spread through the year, starting in October and ending in March or April. Those who have worked with Jim before could opt for his four-session Intermediate-Advanced Coaching Institute.

Learn more about the Educational Coaching Network

Northwestern Undergraduates! Take courses toward a master's degree as an Undergrad!

Learn More about our Accelerated Master of Science in Education for Northwestern Undergraduates

Theory + Practice

Keep up with our news about teacher learning, dynamic lesson plans, student perspectives and top books for the teaching profession.

Zoom Along: Remote Teaching in the Iron Age

Zoom Along: Remote Teaching in the Iron Age

12/1/20 by Liz Shulman

MSEd Instructor Liz Schulman writes about teaching Ovid's "Four Ages" through a screen, reflecting on technology, physical space, self-consciousness, and connecting with students in our own Iron Age. 

Posted in: Teacher Learning

Student Spotlight: Stanton Cope

Student Spotlight: Stanton Cope

11/30/20 by Stanton Cope

Stanton is a current member of the MSEd community and a future English teacher.

Posted in: Teacher Learning

Student Spotlight: Margaret (Maggie) Bader

Student Spotlight: Margaret (Maggie) Bader

11/16/20 by Maggie BaderMaggie is a current member of the MSEd program and a future math teacher.

Posted in: Teacher Learning

Contact Us

Master of Science in Education School of Education & Social Policy

618 Garrett Place
Evanston, IL 60208
Northwestern University

Phone: 847/467-1458

Email: msedprogram@northwestern.edu