Expand your teaching skills in STEM.
Deepen your understanding of science with Lesley University’s online master’s in science education. Our hands-on, interactive program allows you to engage in scientific investigations and engineering problems while you develop your content, knowledge, teaching skills, and assessment strategies. You’ll learn how to apply what you learn to your current classroom, bringing new skills and approaches that improve content delivery and help your students succeed.
You can take this program for Massachusetts Professional Teacher Licensure (Elementary 1-6 or General Science 5-8) or as a non-licensure program.
This program features a curriculum that combines a comprehensive survey of science content with strategies for assessment, retention, equitable learning, and more. With coursework grounded in the latest educational theory, you’ll study topics like:
- Physical science
- Life science
- Earth and space
You can also choose relevant electives that help you specialize your learning in areas like green chemistry, robotics, and sustainable engineering, so you’ll get experience that prepares you for the 21st-century classroom. When you take a hands-on, inquiry-based approach to teaching elementary and middle school science, you can broaden the minds of your students and motivate them to achieve.