Master of Science in Education

Master of Science in Education

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Student Spotlight: Rosalie Shyu

Student Spotlight: Rosalie Shyu

3/3/21 by Rosalie Shyu

Learn about Rosalie, an MSEd student and future math teacher!

Posted in: Teacher Learning

Student Spotlight: Ali Lidbury

Student Spotlight: Ali Lidbury

2/19/21 by Ali LidburyWe are so excited to feature Ali Lidbury in this week's Student Spotlight!  Ali comes to the MSEd program having previously studied musical theatre and has worked as an independent dance contractor and as a substitute teacher.  As a career changer, Ali is excited to teach students Secondary History.  Read on to find out more about Ali's journey!

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Student Spotlight: Michelle Ryoo

Student Spotlight: Michelle Ryoo

2/9/21 by Michelle Ryoo

Everyone, please give a virtual welcome to Michelle Ryoo!  Michelle is in her second year of the MSEd program, studying to teach students Secondary Biology.  Take a moment to read about Michelle's journey through the program and her goals as a STEM educator.

Posted in: Teacher Learning

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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