Brenau’s online Ed.S. degree can position you to help shape a more effective teaching and learning environment for today’s youngest students.
Brenau offers this one-year online program for those who already have a master’s degree in education and at least two years of full-time teaching experience. It provides you additional depth of knowledge in early childhood education (ECE) assessment, leadership, teaching and research for children in pre-K to fifth grade. You will also have opportunities to discover and apply subject-specific innovations in your own classroom – or in a new career setting such as instructional design or a supervisory role.
Brenau’s elementary education specialist program helps you:
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Our number-one priority is providing easy access to quality education so you can improve your life and achieve your career goals. Take advantage of resources like our professional tutoring program, academic coaching and the writing center – all of which serve online students.
Complete coursework for this program 100% online for greater flexibility
Brenau University is approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.
Most classes last for seven weeks and you can earn your degree in one year
Brenau University is approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC). Core courses for the Ed.S. in elementary education include:
While an M.Ed. program delivers broad knowledge that is useful across the educational spectrum, an education specialist degree delves deeply into more specific subject matter. The Ed.S. is a postgraduate degree that covers highly specialized curriculum. Educators who seek advanced professional training for very defined age groups are perfect candidates for an education specialist degree.
“It’s exciting to think that what you’re doing really matters. It impacts not only a child’s life, but it’s going to impact generations to come through what you’re doing right now, helping them to prepare.”
— Dr. Jill Goforth
Director of Clinical Experiences